Text messages displaying in the wrong order on Sony XPeria Z. Messages don’t follow the proper order on Sony Xperia Z. Text messages showing up with the wrong timestamp on XPeria Z, XPeria Z2, XPeria Z3, XPeria Z4 or XPeria Z5.
If your text messages aren’t displayed in the correct order on your XPeria Z, this is usually caused by the Date & Time settings in your device. By setting them to automatic, your messages should be displayed in the correct order again. To do that:
- Go to Settings > Date & time
- Make sure “Automatic date & time” and “Automatic time zone” are both checked
- Restart your Sony XPeria Z and test by sending and receiving a text message. Your messages should display in the proper order.