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Just bought an iPhone 8. under the settings the Send and recieve number is *****!

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Just happened! after set up of emails and when a message text was sent out it came back to this phone!

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Hi, my name is ***** ***** welcome to JustAnswer. I'll be the one to assist you with your question regarding your issue today. In settings, click on your apple ID at the top, click name, phone number, email which is top option.

Click on EDIT

From this screen you can add numbers or remove numbers for incoming messages of any type.

If your phone number listed is being used with facetime or imessage you will need to turn those off before you can remove this number...

Please advise

Thankyou, Mike

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