To prevent this, go into Settings, select Messages, and navigate to “Text Message Forwarding”. This menu allows you to pick and choose which devices receive the text. Just tap on the button next to the device to toggle it off and you're good to go.
In this manner, can someone else receive my text messages?
Sure, someone can hack your phone and read your text messages from his phone. But, the person using this cell phone must not be a stranger to you. No one is allowed to trace, track or monitor someone else's text messages. Using cell phone tracking apps is the most well-known method of hacking someone's smartphone.
Additionally, how do I get someone elses texts on my iPhone?
Set up your phone number
- Go to Settings > Messages and make sure that iMessage is on.
- Tap Send & Receive.
- In the "You can receive iMessages" section, make sure that your phone number and Apple ID are selected.
Can someone see my iMessages from another device?
They can only view this information if they are logged into your account on their iDevice. For example, an iPhone, iPad and MacBook all on the same account will receive all messages sent or received from the other machines (barring a lack of network connectivity).
Why am I getting my wifes text messages on my iPhone?
If you're getting messages meant to go to another device or person in your family, it might be because your Apple ID is tied to their particular devices. To see which accounts are associated with your Apple ID, go to Settings>iCloud>select your account at the top>Devices. Head to Settings>Messages>Send & Receive.