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My Samsung galaxy s2 skyrocket cant send or receive picture

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My Samsung galaxy s2 skyrocket cant send or receive picture messages and I have MMS messaging .I'm getting really upset over it.Please help me!
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Android Devices
Expert:  Richard replied 2 years ago.

RichieMe :

Hi there, and welcome to JustAnswer, I look forward to assisting you today with your question and providing the best answer possible.

RichieMe :

Can you tell me who your Cell provider is please

Customer : Samsung
RichieMe :

Sorry, thats the Phone brand

RichieMe :

can you tell me the Cell provider eg: Verizon

Customer : At&t
RichieMe :

Thanks, please do the following

RichieMe :

Press Menu >> Settings.
Settings >> Wireless & Networks
Wireless & Networks >> Mobile Networks
Mobile Networks >> Access Point Names

At this point you need to press your handset’s “Menu” key and then select “New APN”.

Enter in the following settings seen below. Anything not listed should be left blank.

RichieMe :

Name: AT&T
APN: wap.cingular
Proxy: leave blank
Port: leave blank
Username:WAP@CINGULARGPRS.COM
Password:CINGULAR1 (yes this is in CAPS)
Server: leave blank
MMSC: http://mmsc.cingular.com
MMS Proxy: wireless.cingular.com
MMS Port: 80
MCC:310
MNC:410 (note: this could also be 310, 41 or 15)
APN Type: leave blank

RichieMe :

Set this and make sure to Save it, then try sending the MMS please

Customer : Ok let me get on my iPad so I can do this
RichieMe :

thanks

Customer : Ok I'm done
RichieMe :

ok, now test please

Customer : It still isn't sending
RichieMe :

Can you take out the battery

RichieMe :

wait 5 minutes then put it back in please

Customer : Yes
RichieMe :

thanks

Customer : Ok it's out
RichieMe :

ok, give it 5 min please

Customer : Ok thanks
Customer : Okay it's been 5
RichieMe :

ok, battery back in please

Customer : Kk it's in
RichieMe :

ok, try sending an MMS please

Customer : Still wont let me
RichieMe :

is it giving an error?

Customer : It says currently unable to send you message,it will be sent when service becomes available but it never send and I have perfect service
RichieMe :

are you sure you have MMS services enabled for your account?

RichieMe :

as it appears you dont

Customer : Yes I do bc I had it on my HTC inspire and I went t AT&T and got the skyrocket and transferred everything to a different sim
RichieMe :

ok, try with these MMS settings please

RichieMe :

Profile name: MMS
MMSC: http://mmsc.cingular.com
Internet Mode: http with proxy
Proxy Id: same as the other post:066.209.011.032
Port Proxy: 8080
Connection use the name from the internet APN (profile name)

Customer : Would not let me
Customer : Do settings
Customer : Said APN cannot be empty
RichieMe :

did you fill in all the fields I gave?

Customer : Yes
RichieMe :

ok, then the previous settings were correct

RichieMe :

I really think for some reason they disabled your MMS service

RichieMe :

as we do have the correct connection settings

RichieMe :

Can you call AT&T and have them check the services on your account please?

Customer : Okay..well then they are lil bitches then if they did that without my consent
RichieMe :

Agreed on both points...

RichieMe :

but double check it as we have done everything correct on our side

Customer : Lol okay ..I'm calling
RichieMe :

thanks

RichieMe :

Still on the line with them?

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