By Conner Carey
An iMessage waiting-for-activation error has been causing many iPhone users problems. This issue seems to pop up with each new iOS update and iOS 10 is no different. The error occurs during iMessage activation and prevents iMessage from working. If this is an error you’re seeing, we’ll figure out how to fix it. We’re also going to look at a similar error: Facetime waiting for activation, which many users are also struggling to resolve. If you’re having problems with Facetime or iMessage not activating and wondering why it won’t work, this is the post you need. Here’s how to fix iMessage waiting-for-activation error on iPhone.