If you used classic Hangouts as your SMS and MMS text messaging app, switch to the Voice app if you use Google Voice, or to another text message app to continue to send and receive text messages with Google Fi.
Important: You can export your classic Hangouts data until July 2021. Learn more about changes to Hangouts with Google Voice.
Get a new text message app for Google Fi
If you used Google Fi to send text messages in classic Hangouts, you can either use an existing text app on your phone or do the following:
- If you use an Android, try Android Messages or download a different text app from the Google Play Store.
- If you use an iPhone, download a different text app from the App Store.
Move your text messaging to Google Voice
If you used Google Voice to send text messages in classic Hangouts, you can:
- Go to voice.google.com/messages to manage your text messages.
- For mobile, open the Voice app and tap on the 'Messages' tab.