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I have a question about syncing text messages. If I delete a message on my iPhone will it also delete on my Mac?
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Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago
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Not yet, but soon it will be that way.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
you have to delete in both devices?
Customer reply replied 2 months ago
How about on an iPad?
Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago

Same thing. The newest OS update adds iCloud message sync, but it is almost a full year behind expectations.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
When it is released will it sync old messages or just going forward?
Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago

It did in beta last summer.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
if I delete something on my iPhone now it will delete on my Mac later when the new update is released (or st least mostly likely)?
Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago

that is the way it is supposed to behave.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
As of right now, if you delete a tex on your phone. It’s sill on your Mac. So can you restore it to your phone then or is it just on your Mac?
Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago

It will likely sync up and add them back.

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Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago

I did not look far enough back to see when I was in beta.

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Customer reply replied 2 months ago
Ok... so just to confirm... if I delete a text on my phone but it remains on my Mac, when they sync it will add the text back to my phone from the mac?
Mac Support Specialist: Justin Johnson, Mac Genius replied 2 months ago

I believe so. The feature is not out yet. I am just speculating based on my previous experiences.

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