My Number Appears Twice When Texting

Symptoms

  • Republic Wireless number appears as a separate contact in message threads

Environment

Resolution

  1. Refresh you Republic Wireless activation
  2. If that does not help, then confirm your Republic Wireless Phone Number is listed correctly in the Messages app

Cause

  • The Republic Wireless number will appear as a separate contact in messaging threads if the number in Android Messages is not set to your Republic Wireless number.
  • This can happen after updating to the latest version of Android.

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