Can't send pic messages

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Why can't I send pic messages when my data is turned off but with WiFi on ?
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ricardo Ferreira

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Posted 3 years ago

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Dennis, Mobile Master

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Even though picture messaging does not incur you data charges, it still uses the same pipeline as data
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ricardo Ferreira

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So your saying even if I have my WiFi on and data off I can't send messages when I had a iPhone it worked that way
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Spence

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iphone uses imessage that will work over wi-fi.      
Android phone needs Data on to send pic messages .
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ricardo Ferreira

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Thanks.
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Just to add, an iPhone requires data as well to send picture messages to anyone without an iPhone.

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