1. burningfenix's Avatar
    Hey guys, I just recently bought myself an HTC one, switching from an Iphone 4 and so far I am loving it. But I do have one small issues not sure if it is a bug or it just cant do it. I tried sending one of my friends a screenshot that I took on my phone. My friend told me that she never go it and that the image "is not supported and was deleted". She has an Iphone. I then tried taking a picture and it worked fine. So my question is can you not send screenshots to non android phones? Thanks!

    EDIT: I tried sending a screenshot to my sisters phone and her phone is and android and same thing happened, said it cant open PNG files
    MLazarusM2 likes this.
    04-30-2013 05:06 PM
  2. SCjRqrQCnBQ19QoYCtdl's Avatar
    Hey guys, I just recently bought myself an HTC one, switching from an Iphone 4 and so far I am loving it. But I do have one small issues not sure if it is a bug or it just cant do it. I tried sending one of my friends a screenshot that I took on my phone. My friend told me that she never go it and that the image "is not supported and was deleted". She has an Iphone. I then tried taking a picture and it worked fine. So my question is can you not send screenshots to non android phones? Thanks!

    EDIT: I tried sending a screenshot to my sisters phone and her phone is and android and same thing happened, said it cant open PNG files
    Screenshots are saved as png files I believe. Does I phone not support png? Try sending it to a real phone and see.
    04-30-2013 05:12 PM
  3. burningfenix's Avatar
    I send it to my sister Samsung Glide and she couldn't open it
    04-30-2013 05:21 PM
  4. SCjRqrQCnBQ19QoYCtdl's Avatar
    I send it to my sister Samsung Glide and she couldn't open it
    I just sent one from one gmail address to another. No problems.

    Are you using gmail? Is she?
    04-30-2013 05:45 PM
  5. Duke007down's Avatar
    Try sending one to yourself and see what happens.

    Sent from my ASUS Transformer Pad TF700T using Android Central Forums
    MLazarusM2 likes this.
    04-30-2013 05:51 PM
  6. burningfenix's Avatar
    I sent her an email with the screenshot and it opened fine but she still cannot receive my screenshots if I send it through text message
    04-30-2013 06:22 PM
  7. SCjRqrQCnBQ19QoYCtdl's Avatar
    Oh, text message. Well that could be different. I don't have a text plan. You didn't say you were texting.
    04-30-2013 06:28 PM
  8. Led Zappa's Avatar
    Just sent a screenshoot text with the stock app to my friend with an Iphone. He saw it fine.
    04-30-2013 07:03 PM
  9. burningfenix's Avatar
    What is the stock app? sorry I don't know much about android phones
    04-30-2013 11:47 PM
  10. Led Zappa's Avatar
    There are several aftermarket Texting apps (Handcent, Go SMS, etc..) available in the Playstore. Stock app means the one HTC built into the phone.
    05-01-2013 12:17 AM
  11. burningfenix's Avatar
    Ok gotcha, strange cause I am also using the stock texting but I my friends cant receive it. If you don't mind me asking what kind of Iphone does your friend have? maybe I can only send screenshots to more advanced phones?
    05-01-2013 12:43 AM
  12. Led Zappa's Avatar
    I believe it's an Iphone 4. The files are definitely png, so if the phones your sending them to can't open that format then you're screwed. Converting them to another format would be your only option. Maybe their texting app can't view them, but they are on the phone and can be opened by another app if they can find where the text messages download the images to.
    05-01-2013 01:01 AM
  13. burningfenix's Avatar
    So I found out that if I send 2 screen shots, the first one does not show up but the second one does. So is this maybe a bug? anyone else having issues?
    05-06-2013 10:40 PM
  14. porthos7's Avatar
    Okay, silly question... How do you "take" a screen shot from text or email?
    05-08-2013 03:21 PM
  15. TimmyB's Avatar
    Couldn't you just send them as an attachment to an email, instead of as an MMS? I find it hard to believe that an iphone cannot handle a .png file. (As Led Zappa said, above, it might be the texting app with issues.)
    05-08-2013 08:26 PM
  16. Gathomblipoob's Avatar
    I send it to my sister Samsung Glide and she couldn't open it
    So I guess it wasn't a "real phone" thing, eh? I know you didn't say it, but this hate is so pathetic and juvenile.
    05-08-2013 09:31 PM
  17. Gathomblipoob's Avatar
    Just sent a screenshoot text with the stock app to my friend with an Iphone. He saw it fine.
    No! It can't be! But...but...but what about a real phone?!?!

    Sorry guys, just grumpy tonight.
    05-08-2013 09:33 PM
  18. roboticeye65's Avatar
    Yes, thank GOODNESS Apple users are above such juvenile hate. LOL. (instead, Apple is flushing any creative juice it once had down the litigation toilet. Decline is so painful to watch and difficult to accept)
    05-25-2013 04:06 PM
  19. return_0's Avatar
    Okay, silly question... How do you "take" a screen shot from text or email?
    Power + volume down
    or
    Power + home button

    Sent from my pure Google Nexus 4 using Android Central Forums
    05-25-2013 04:11 PM
  20. return_0's Avatar
    So I guess it wasn't a "real phone" thing, eh? I know you didn't say it, but this hate is so pathetic and juvenile.
    No! It can't be! But...but...but what about a real phone?!?!

    Sorry guys, just grumpy tonight.
    Yes, thank GOODNESS Apple users are above such juvenile hate. LOL. (instead, Apple is flushing any creative juice it once had down the litigation toilet. Decline is so painful to watch and difficult to accept)
    No.

    Sent from my pure Google Nexus 4 using Android Central Forums
    05-25-2013 04:13 PM

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