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Old July 23rd, 2012, 07:31 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Stock messenger turning pictures into slideshows?

Anyway to disable this? It makes every picture turn into a 5 second slideshow when sent? I know Gosms and handcent just send them as normal pictures.

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Default MMS Pictures = Low quality videos?

Hi,
Took the plunge from iPhone to Galaxy S3 last week.

Really happy on the whole. Takes a while to get used to it but now starting to get my head round it.

Only problem I'm having is that when people send me a picture message via MMS it comes up as a really low res 10 second long video, which is a bit crap to be honest.

Why is this happening and how do I fix it?
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Its a stock android thing from what I understand. Its basically coming in as a slide show... The weird thing is it only seems to do it when someone sends a picture along with a comment. I've been riding it out so far but I think I might have to take the plunge and install gosms (third party txt app) again. I had this problem with my Inspire, the app in question basically replaces the stock messaging client.

I reallllly don't want to do it just because I wanted a stock experience but it I might have to. There are a few other ones out there that people swear by as well..
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Depending on your carrier and the carrier it was sent from image resolution is degraded to save bandwidth. Higher quality images need to be send via email
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