I'm trying to deregister my phone number from iMessage. I've been sent several codes, and they don't work. Eventually I get locked out of trying.
I had no idea this was even something I had to do, as Verizon swapped my hardware for me. Obviously they should have been aware of this, but, whatever.
Hello Deborah Hoard,
It sounds like you're needing help getting your phone number deregistered from iMessage.
Here's a great article to help with getting that completed: Deregister iMessage on your iPhone or online
That should help to clear that up, but if you need further help, feel free to reach out to our team here: Get Support