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Old 01-29-2008, 01:06 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I'm not sure exactly, but either when someone reads a Yahoo message I send or when I receive a message to my Yahoo account, I get a strange text message with address of a number and a subject that is //gibberish. It looks like an SMS.

How do I turn this off? I have Confirm Delivery, Confirm Read, and Send Read Receipts all off on my Blackberry.
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It might be a network message from RIM, Does it happen all the time?
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I'm not sure exactly, but either when someone reads a Yahoo message I send or when I receive a message to my Yahoo account, I get a strange text message with address of a number and a subject that is //gibberish. It looks like an SMS.

How do I turn this off? I have Confirm Delivery, Confirm Read, and Send Read Receipts all off on my Blackberry.
Does it say "This message is used to carry data...."
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It might be a network message from RIM, Does it happen all the time?
Happens with all the Yahoo mails, but not BES.
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Does it say "This message is used to carry data...."
No, I've seen that message when I re-initialized, but this is after each Yahoo message.
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No, I've seen that message when I re-initialized, but this is after each Yahoo message.
Sounds like something in Yahoo. Don't know, but I imagine they offer an SMS alert when you receive a new email. I would look for that and see what is enabled on your account.
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