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iPhone 3GS won't send/receive MMS while on phone call......


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A friend of mine has a 3GS and is unable to send/receive picture texts while on a phone call. We compared his settings to my 4, but they're all the same. Any ideas as to what the problem could be. The only thing I could think of was that he hasn't updated his software, it's still 4.2.1

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If he has Verizon, they cannot use Data while on a call. Is that the carrier?

One other thing to check if you haven't (you said you did though) go to the Settings/Messages/MMS Messaging switched to ON. Thats the only setting that i can think of that would affect MMS. But it would ALWAYS affect them rather than what your describing.

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Never did that either, just tried it and it worked from my 4 to my wife's

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Well a 3GS wouldn't be on Verizon, only the iPhone 4 has a CDMA version.

Is his phone jailbroken or not running on AT&T?

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I had him do a hard reset & it worked. I thought he had already done that, but no.

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