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Download size

5 MB

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Works with

  • Windows Phone 8.1
  • Windows Phone 8
  • Windows Phone 7.5

App requires

  • contacts
  • phone identity
  • owner identity
  • video and still capture
  • location services
  • photo, music, and video libraries
  • data services
  • phone dialer
  • push notification service
  • movement and directional sensor
  • web browser component
  • camera
  • WVGA (480x800)
  • music library
  • photos library
  • media playback
  • microphone
  • speech
  • VOIP calling
  • HD720P (720x1280)
  • WXGA (768x1280)
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TextNow gives you your very own dedicated phone number with which you can text and call your friends, family, significant others, neighbors, or anyone else you would like! This number can be used anywhere within USA and Canada! You can also send and receive picture messages or create texting groups! Your friends and family don't need to have TextNow, it works just like a normal phone.

This app is beautifully and simply designed and will integrate directly with your Windows contacts.

TextNow is also available on the web at TextNow.com. Take your phone number with you, and your messages will seamlessly synchronize!
New in 2.1
- Theme support - Now you can customize TextNow to use some awesome new colors!
- Look and feel improvements.
- Incoming push message fixes.
- Faster app launch times.
- Lots of other bug fixes and stability improvements.

- Make/Receive Phone Calls - Use your TextNow phone number to make and receive voice calls for free!
- Voicemail - Give your callers the opportunity to leave you a voice message if you happen to miss a call!
- Messaging Improvements - View your call log with a contact within a conversation window.
- Various other bug fixes and UI improvements.
- Bug fixes.
- Added a Refresh button to quickly sync up your conversations.
- Added resend option for messages sent offline.
- Improved message delivery.
- A lot of bug fixes and stability improvements.
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  • by User 6/29/2015
    This app is soooo cool. If you don't a want annoying friend to have your real number, use the textnow app.
  • by Mandy 6/28/2015
    The app works fantastic(: Customer service absolutely the best. Thank you Darlene!
  • by denise 6/28/2015
    Can't get anymore credits fix this 😠😠😠
  • by Amin 6/28/2015
    It doesn't work in my country 😐
  • by tim 6/28/2015
  • by KayKay 6/28/2015
    How do u get call credits??
  • by fiona 6/28/2015
    This app is FANTASTIC! I love it ... With this app I can call or text to someone even if I don't have money on my phone 📞.
  • by Alexa 6/28/2015
    It will erase texts when u never viewed them. After that, you just won't receive texts till hours later, if you're lucky. Smdh.
  • by Natasha 6/28/2015
    It doesn't even let me buy more call mins.... Fix that please
  • by Ja'Keise 6/27/2015
    . It Keeps Telling Me To ForeClose The Application EVERYTIME I Open It Can You Guys Please Fix It . Thank You 😝