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Since recent update, Google Messages app won't receive MMS

Journeyman HE2
Journeyman

Since recent update, Google Messages app won't receive MMS

Since around the time of the most recent update to my Samsung Note 8 a couple weeks ago, I noticed I would get messages in my Google Messages (app I was using at default txt app) which had a "Download" icon.

Touching the icon would cause the icon to animate briefly.  Nothing would occur however. No image would appear.

I text a friend back and had them resend and then got a text message. Did this with another friend and got an image.

It seems as if something about the update has made the Google Messages app (which I love) stop receiving some MMS messages on this phone.

I say that because I just switched to the default Samsung app and it is able to download the messages (which turned out to be videos for the last two I tried).

I'm unclear what could have happened here but it does seem to be something with the update and Google Messages application.

 

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GrandMaster

Re: Since recent update, Google Messages app won't receive MMS

the Google Messages app might no longer be updated enough after the most recent update to your phone.

 

start checking for updates for that app.

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