Maxx not sending or receiving text messages with pictures

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  1. connieh1968
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    Was working fine, even received a picture this morning from my father. He sent another one couple hours later, NOPE, wouldn't come thru. Didn't think much of it then, but I have been trying to send my husband a picture of something that I took. The phone will not allow it to go thru. I can't even email it either.

    So I had my husband send me a picture, he went thru on his end, but I get an error saying "Text message not received"...Select message and try again.

    Any clue??

    Only have had this phone 2 days!!
     
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    I haven't had a problem with my Maxx, but I have had a similar problem with my previous phone. On it I had to remove the battery to cure it. With the Razr the same thing can be done by holding the power & volume down button for 10 sec to reboot. I have no idea if rebooting will make a difference on the Razr, but it may be worth a try. I just loaded Go SMS Pro for texting a couple days ago and have found it to be easier to text pics. Especially more than one in a slideshow.
     
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    metalhead, thanks for your post. Simply turning off the phone and restarting it allowed my attachments to display. Did Microsoft develop this OS? LOL Anyway, thanks again!
     
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    My maxx does not want to sent picture text when I have my data turned off and the wifi is turned on. No sure why, but when I turn data back on and wifi off the pictures go through.
     
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    I discovered this the hard way also wondering for weeks why sometimes I could get or send pic msgs and sometimes not and finally discovered that you can only send or receive pics if data is on.

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