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Discussion in 'Android Devices' started by chinochino360, Dec 13, 2009.

  1. chinochino360

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    Can't send picture messages or receive em' regular texts work fine already tried calling Sprint-no help
     

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    Stock message app or alternative like chomp or handcent? What error do you get? Any other symptoms? Any apps related to SMS or MMS installed ?

    Need more to go on...
     
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    I actually have both stock and the handcent app., which I uninstalled there was no error message it just wouldn't send em out n in some cases it would hours later. Sprint told me it could've been low reception bars but it would work fine with sms texts. And this morning I tried with the handcent app uninstalled and it seemed to work fine.but I would like the app back just worried it'll mess up my hero
     
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    I use Handcent exclusively with no problems. In fact handcent will resize the 5megapixel camera image to MMS size so you don't have problems sending.
     
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    Well I'm gonna try n re-install it now n see if in fact it. Was the signal strength thank u
     
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    chomp added the MMS feature as well now, and they compress the image for you too!:D
     
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    Over on PPCGeeks, we have been tracking MMS issues on the Hero as well.. Basically I can never recieve MMS messages, I call sprint, they change something on their system, I recieve one or two MMS messages, and then it breaks again. I am convinced its something on their system.

    Here is the link: MMS Download Issues (NOT WIFI ISSUE) - PPCGeeks

    PS - Make sure your Wifi is not connected when you send or try recieve picturemail. It will cause errors.
     
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    my mms wasnt sorking til i installed the latest firmare....if you havent done that try it. it used to say "download" and then do nothing. now it works.
     
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    I am fully updated. It still says downloading. I have called sprint, they have said there are things missing from the settings on my account which they fix, and they it breaks again 1-2 messages later, ON THEIR SIDE, not mine.

    I fully expect this issue to become more widespread.
     
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