Google Voice will soon no longer be able to forward text messages to other phone numbers

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Google Voice is set to lose its ability to forward incoming text messages to another phone number "soon," according to new notices.
One of the handier features of Google Voice is the ability to send text messages via your phone's original number and messaging app. Unfortunately, Google Voice is now set to lose this message forwarding capability "soon."

With message forwarding, Google Voice is able to send a copy of your incoming messages to your carrier-based phone number, even allowing you to reply to these messages directly from your SMS app of choice without opening the Google Voice app. In a similar process, these messages can also be forwarded to your preferred email address.

An update to the Google Voice app, version 2021.10, began rolling out today via the…
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