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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by jaliy, Sep 10, 2011.

  1. jaliy

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    i can only use 3g to download attachments? i tried using wifi and click download it doens't do anything
     

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    Can you expand on this, im not clear what the situation is...
     
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    To be honest, I don't think you can use Wifi to download an MMS, someone correct me if I am wrong, I have never had this work on any phone I have had Wifi on, and this is the 3rd. I always had to use my Data package, which includes 20 Picture messages per month.
     
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    Do u know why is that? Internet is internet why does it matter how i connect
     
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    MMS come through the cell network, not the internet which is why they wont come through on wifi
     
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    Yes but the attachment is not from cell network is it
     
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    I know this is annoying m8, but I think there is nothing you can do about it. In my view, you should be able to get your mms through wifi.
     
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    Does it really matter? You don't pay for the MMS you receive from other people. You only pay for the ones you send.
     
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    Of course it is. MMS is a cell network service, so any attachments to an MMS can only be downloaded via the network.
     
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    i dont pay to receive mms, but i have to pay to see wut's in it
     
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    That's correct. It's always been that way. This cannot be the first MMS equipped phone you've owned, so it should come as no surprise. :D
     
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    so i have to pay to send mms, and i have to pay to buy data?
     
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    As I said in my previous post, it has always been thus.

    Why are you so surprised now! :D
     
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    it's my first smartphone i never had data before it was mobile internet
     
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    Same thing! :D
     
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    i don't think i could send mms thru non smart phone
     
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