Unable to Read New Text Messages on Republic Wireless 1.0 and 2.0 Phones

 No longer supported for activation

The phone(s) described in this article can no longer be activated with Republic. Please see Phone Compatibility on 5.0 Plans for information on currently supported phones.


  • Notification for new text messages appear
  • Tapping the notification doesn't open text messaging application
  • Unable to open new text messages within default texting application



Install Republic Anywhere 


Additional Notes

We generally recommend using Republic Anywhere as the text messaging application for all Republic Wireless phones, regardless of type or manufacturer 


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