Find answers to commonly asked questions about text messaging (SMS) and picture messaging (MMS).
You can find steps to do this in Phones & Devices.
You can add the Message Blocking service to your account. To block messages, see Message Blocking.
For information on what you can do, read our Caller ID spoofing and text messaging spam FAQs.
T-Mobile doesn't keep copies of text messages, and we can't retrieve deleted or missed text messages. Some email services allow for text messages to be forwarded to your email, so check with your email provider to see if this is a service they offer.
When a text message is received on your T-Mobile phone, you will be charged for the message. To block messages, see Message Blocking.
Depending on your phone, a picture message appear as either a single slide or as multiple slides with pictures, text, video, and sound.
No. Simple Choice Plans include unlimited text and picture messaging.
Simple Choice offer unlimited text and picture messaging. Older plans may include a monthly allotment of messages (text, picture, video, and IM). You can check your monthly allotment by logging into My T-Mobile and visiting the PLAN section.
Text messaging (SMS)
Picture messaging (MMS)
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