10 Solutions to Fix iMessage not working on iPhone 13

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Are you having trouble sending messages on the iMessage app? There can be many reasons for this Such as server down, application problem, operating system update, network issue, carrier problem, phone memory full, etc. If you see a Green bubble while sending a message on iMessage, then understand that there is a problem with the app which needs to be fixed. If you see a blue bubble, it means that the message is working. In today’s blog, we are going to talk about the iMessage not working on iPhone 13.

We can send messages in two ways, one through the Internet and the other through the cellular network. If you are sending through the Internet in iMessage, then you do not have to pay any charge. You can send text messages and MMS for free. If you send a message through a cellular network, then you have to pay a charge. Many times the message cannot be sent through the Internet.


Solutions for iMessage not working on iPhone 13

Solution 1: Force Restart your iPhone

Force Restart

Sometimes you can fix the problem by rebooting the phone. This is not a joke, in fact, you can also fix the iMessage app by restarting the phone. It reloads all the apps on your phone. If the app is not loading properly before then you can fix it by rebooting. The app will be restarted completely so that the message can work again.

  1. To reboot iPhone, you have to first press and release the Volume Up button.
  2. Next, you have to immediately release the Volume Down button by pressing it.
  3. After that keep pressing the side power button until you see the Apple logo displayed on the screen. After that, the phone will restart automatically.

Solution 2: Check iMessage Server is down or not?

server status

Sometimes there may be no problem from us, but due to the down of the message server, you will not be able to send the message. Although Apple Server always works properly sometimes it can happen. If you want to check the status of the server, then you can find out from this link whether the iMessage server is down or not?

Solution 3:  Check Internet Connection

Data on-off

iMessage sends messages through the Internet. If your internet does not work properly then you will be unable to send the message. If you want to check whether the internet is working properly or not, then open any internet browser and open your favorite site. If the website is not loading, there may be a problem with your internet connection. You can connect to another Wi-Fi.

Solution 4: Reset Network Settings

Reset Network setting


iMessage doesn’t work even if network settings are changed. Generally, network settings never change but we may have changed the settings by mistake. You can reset network settings again. You can reset the network by going to Options Settings > General > Reset Network Settings > Reset.

Solution 5: Update iOS Version

If you are using an older version of iMessage and the iOS version has been updated, then you may have trouble sending messages. If an iOS update has come, then you should update it immediately so that you will not have any problems.

To check for updates, you have to go to Settings > General > Software Update, if there is any update, you will be told to update on the screen immediately.

Solution 6: Sign out from iCloud

icloud signout

You should also remove the apple id once and sign in again. Apple ID will reset your personal account. To sign out of Apple ID, you have to go to Settings and click on your profile. Then click on iCloud and come down and sign out. ,

Solution 7:  Restart the iMessage app

Sometimes there is a bug in the app, then it does not work properly. You can close the app and open it again. To close the app, you have to drag and hold your finger on the screen until you see the Task Manager popup.
Remove the messaging app from Task Manager. After that open it again.

Solution 8: Set Current TimeZone

reset timezone

If the time is wrong on your iPhone, then the Internet does not work. You always have to set the time according to your location. iPhone also provides the option of an automatic update to set the timezone.

You have to follow this path setting > General > Date & TIme > Set Automatically to update the timezone. This will solve the problem of your iMessage not working on iPhone 13.

Solution 9: Factory Reset

By doing a complete reset of the phone, your phone will be brand new. This will also delete all your files and data. You will have to set up the phone again as you set up the phone after purchase.

You should back up before resetting. You can back up on iCloud by connecting your phone to wifi.
To reset you have to follow Setting > General > Reset > Erase all content and reset the phone. This process will take some time but you have to wait till the phone is not reset.

Solution 10: Touch Apple Care

If you are still having trouble sending messages on iMessage, then you can get the phone repaired by going to Apple Care. Apple’s employees will provide you with the solution. You can book an appointment by visiting Apple’s official website.

I hope you have found the solution for the iMessage not working on iPhone 13. If you are still having this problem, then you can tell the problem in the comment.


Why won’t my messages send as iMessage?

You have to check the internet connection. If the internet is slow then this problem can happen. You can talk to the carrier company.

Why is my phone saying iMessage needs to be enabled?

If you haven’t set up Messages, the first thing you have to do is set it up and also check the Wi-Fi connection once.

Why are my iMessages green?

If the message was sent from a text message, you will see a green bubble. If you go through iMessage then there will be a blue bubble show.


iMessage is a popular app used to send messages and MMS. You can send messages through the Internet. If you are not able to send the message through iMessage, then you can set it again and send the message. In this post, 10 solutions have been mentioned, which can help you to make the app run again.

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