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Why does a random @ sign appear at the end of a text on my

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Why does a random @ sign appear at the end of a text on my phone when receiving a text message?? Ex: I'm cleaning my room. @
Submitted: 8 months ago.
Category: Cell Phones
Expert:  Pete replied 8 months ago.
Hi Lilah,First, try restarting your phone in case there is a software glitch.If that does not help, please let me know the make and model number of the phone.
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
It's still doing it.. I have an iPhone six s where I send a message from... Ex: I'm cleaning my roomThen his is a lg g stylo and the text shows up with the @ sign. It happens whenever he receives a long text though.
Ex: I'm cleaning my room @
Expert:  Pete replied 8 months ago.
Does this happen when you send messages to all contacts, or only to one particular contact?
Customer: replied 8 months ago.
Just one
Expert:  Pete replied 8 months ago.
Ok, then this may be due to how that contact's provider is handling your messages.Do you put emoji's at the end of your messages? e.g. smiley faces?If so, these can be displayed as strange symbols by some providers.
Expert:  Pete replied 8 months ago.
Hi, just checking in on your question. How did things work out for you?