iMessage activation process is simple but sometimes it’s create problem on activate. due to many reasons, Like down service from carrier (Verizon, At&T, SIM Swap, Change Number, after Password Change) or deregister iMessage. For all the case here are the best possible solutions on iMessage waiting for activation iOS 9 or iOS 8 devices.
iMessage depends on your carriers (Verizon, AT&T, O2, Sprint, Vodafone etc.) and countries (USA, UK, Canada, Australia, India, France, Japan, China and many others). So first you have to clear about that. look at here and make sure are you eligible for activate iMessage on iPhone.
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Steps for fix iMessage waiting for activation iOS 9, running on iPhone
First Verify your carrier providing iMessage service to you! For your region? if yes then follow the next solution.
Your device has network connectivity, Check in your browser. Poor network connectivity (Data Plan or WiFi) is a big reason of take longer time compare to you expect.
Restart or Force Restart your iPhone. (Press hold Home + Sleep/ Wake button at once until you will see apple icon on screen). and start by press sleep/ Wake side button.
Note: after Enable iMessage, by enable iMessage toggle. You carrier can take time to accept your request and activate for you. Do don’t west money by disable and enable again and again.
Still are you getting iMessage waiting for activation iOS 9 or iOS 8? contact your carrier’s store or Apple store. more fix out or troubleshooting guides on activation and how to tips kindly touch with us. all above fixed solution very useful So share with your friends using below sharing buttons.