Android - How to verify my phone number or email address under Account Settings

Last Updated: Apr 09, 2014 08:32AM PDT
Don’t miss out on the great benefits of verifying your phone number or email address in your account settings! Interested in finding out if your friends are also textPlus users so you can both text and call for free? Verify your phone number or email address and sync your address book with textPlus! Learn more here:

You can log into your account using your verified phone number or email address. If you don’t have either, you can still create an account with a username. By creating only a username, you will not be able to reset your password on your account.

 

Android/Kindle:

 

Verify my PHONE NUMBER under Account Settings:
1. From Inbox - Tap on your device Menu key
2. Select "Settings" then "Contact Info"


 

3. Select "Add Phone Number"



4. Select your country, enter your phone number and tap the green "Next" button

 

5. Tap OK to send an access code to your phone (standard messaging rates may apply). Tap "Edit" if the number is incorrect

Android devices will recognize the textPlus verification text message and immediately verify your alias within the app. You should be good to go.


Verify my EMAIL ADDRESS under Account Settings:
1. From Inbox - Tap on your device Menu key
2. Select "Settings" then "Contact Info"
3. Tap "Add Email Address"
4.
Enter your email address and select the ‘Next’ button
5. In order to finish registration, you must verify this email address. Please go to your email account and look for an email from textPlus. Simply press the ‘Very Now’ link to validate.