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How do I get iMessages to be sent via my phone number?


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My iMessage info is my icloud account, even though my iMessages (new conversations) are to come from my phone #. I don't know how to change it.BNew conversations are to be started from my # when sending iMessages.


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Jan 8, 2012
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I'll assume you're referring to iMessage on your i-Device. Anyway, go to Settings - Messages - Send & Receive and then select your phone number and then de-select your Apple IDs, if listed.