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Delay in receiving a photo via a text message.

I have an APPLE 3GS iphone.   When someone sends me a text message with a photo attached - why does it take a couple of days to reach me ??  Is there a setting I need to change ? 

Thanks 

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Re: Delay in receiving a photo via a text message.

what happens when you send a mms to your own phone number from the iPhone.
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When i send myself a text photo... it appears right aways Smiley Sad  

 

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are the people sending your using AT&T as well or another carrier?.
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Re: Delay in receiving a photo via a text message.


wilcre wrote:
what happens when you send a mms to your own phone number from the iPhone.

What is supposed to happen? Just in case my wife asks me this same question...

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if you send to yourself and it is delayed then it is your account that has something wrong, if it comes through right away then it is the person you are trying to send to and not you.
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Re: Delay in receiving a photo via a text message.


wilcre wrote:
if you send to yourself and it is delayed then it is your account that has something wrong, if it comes through right away then it is the person you are trying to send to and not you.

got it. Like when Big Red and AT&T don't play well with each other. Thanks

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Zombie Hunter Mission Statement

Exterminate the living dead and keep our fellow citizens alive and safe. We will be connecting with our fellow businesses, the police department, funeral home, and weapon manufacturers to help map out, and exterminate the pesky living dead from our community.

~~~Seth Mendenhall
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Thank you Smiley Happy)

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