1. Shiin's Avatar
    Had my Note 3 for a few days now and starting to get a little frustrated. I can't send MMS messages to anyone: tried sending pictures to another android user, tracfone user, iPhone, a fellow Note user, and it won't send to any of them. I've tried restarting my device, ensuring mobile data is turned on, removing battery and sim and reinserting, changing picture size, nothing works. My internet works (both Wifi and 4G), I can send and receive text messages fine, but I can't send at all, and receiving is a hit and miss where sometimes I'll receive it, though most of the times, I won't. Any help?

    Edit: Have an AT&T phone
    10-06-2013 05:59 PM
  2. Sweet Pikake's Avatar
    Had my Note 3 for a few days now and starting to get a little frustrated. I can't send MMS messages to anyone: tried sending pictures to another android user, tracfone user, iPhone, a fellow Note user, and it won't send to any of them. I've tried restarting my device, ensuring mobile data is turned on, removing battery and sim and reinserting, changing picture size, nothing works. My internet works (both Wifi and 4G), I can send and receive text messages fine, but I can't send at all, and receiving is a hit and miss where sometimes I'll receive it, though most of the times, I won't. Any help?
    who is ur service provider, AT&T, TMOBILE, Gophone, Straight Talk, AIO Wireless?

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    10-06-2013 06:06 PM
  3. TeamPowerstroke's Avatar
    Had my Note 3 for a few days now and starting to get a little frustrated. I can't send MMS messages to anyone: tried sending pictures to another android user, tracfone user, iPhone, a fellow Note user, and it won't send to any of them. I've tried restarting my device, ensuring mobile data is turned on, removing battery and sim and reinserting, changing picture size, nothing works. My internet works (both Wifi and 4G), I can send and receive text messages fine, but I can't send at all, and receiving is a hit and miss where sometimes I'll receive it, though most of the times, I won't. Any help?

    Edit: Have an AT&T phone
    What was your previous phone?

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    10-06-2013 06:08 PM
  4. Shiin's Avatar
    Had an iPhone of my own; I'm on a shared plan now, with a completely new line and new number
    10-06-2013 06:09 PM
  5. TeamPowerstroke's Avatar
    Had an iPhone of my own; I'm on a shared plan now, with a completely new line and new number
    Hmm if you have a whole new line. Then that should rule out the iMessage issue. So you can send and receive regular texts?

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    10-06-2013 06:19 PM
  6. Shiin's Avatar
    Hmm if you have a whole new line. Then that should rule out the iMessage issue. So you can send and receive regular texts?

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    I can get regular texts without any issue; however, I can't send any MMS at all, and receiving is a total hit and miss with me not receiving pictures, and only two occasions where I did, though nothing changed in those times (no new apps, removal, etc.)
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    10-06-2013 06:25 PM
  7. Sweet Pikake's Avatar
    I can get regular texts without any issue; however, I can't send any MMS at all, and receiving is a total hit and miss with me not receiving pictures, and only two occasions where I did, though nothing changed in those times (no new apps, removal, etc.)
    again I ask, who provides your services, if you are using GoPhone, there should be no problem, if you are using Straight Talk and have the new LTE sim, you have to use tfdata, not att.mvno.
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    10-06-2013 06:30 PM
  8. Shiin's Avatar
    again I ask, who provides your services, if you are using GoPhone, there should be no problem, if you are using Straight Talk and have the new LTE sim, you have to use tfdata, not att.mvno.
    I have it in my first post, AT&T
    10-06-2013 07:00 PM
  9. Sweet Pikake's Avatar
    I have it in my first post, AT&T
    I would bring it back to AT&T and demand that they make it work, your paying huge amount to have something that only works part time, they may have to provisioned the sim card.
    or check your APN:
    10-06-2013 07:40 PM
  10. buenos's Avatar
    Try a factory reset...if it still does it..take it in....

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    10-06-2013 08:06 PM
  11. Sweet Pikake's Avatar
    hold on, I maybe wrong. do you have messaging active on your phone? pictures are considered MMS, plain character are SMS, if someone send you a text messages imbedded with a picture, its MMS.
    10-06-2013 08:09 PM
  12. dgirardi07's Avatar
    Go to your messaging app, go to settings, click MMS or SMS. If you changed any options in the recently, like the receiving of the confirmation texts, take those off. Once I did that, I was able to send picture messages again
    11-22-2013 12:18 PM

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