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syncing iphone and laptop imessage
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Mar 25, 2018, 03:30 PM
Can someone tell me how to get messages from my phone to show up on my mac laptop imessage, as well as phone calls coming up on the laptop.

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Mar 26, 2018, 11:32 AM
iCloud. You need to be logged into iCloud.

Phone calls: Your service provider must have this service as well. I think they all do now, Verizon being the late comer.
On the iPhone under cellular, enable calls on other devices. A code will pop upon the iPhone and you enter that code on your laptop or iPad. Enter code and you are good to go. . I can make calls on wifi with my new iPhone ++++++++++++ (iPad Air) even with my iphone shut off, the same with my iMac.

Messages: In Messages make sure you have your iPhone’s number entered as one of the Messages ID’s and it is checked.
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