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Recently i notice that when i send or receive a MMS i can't open it to see it dirctly from the SMS app, if i want to see it i...
03-24-2012, 12:12 PM #1
Black MMS on iPhone 4 5.0.1
Recently i notice that when i send or receive a MMS i can't open it to see it dirctly from the SMS app, if i want to see it i have to save it on my photos first! Is anyone have this problem? If yes how can i fix it? TIA!
03-24-2012, 07:03 PM #2
Same problem I'm having. Same with my wife's phone!
03-25-2012, 04:06 AM #3
I am having the same problem but I cannot find a solution (I will continue to look).
I am also using an iPhone 4 on 5.0.1. There were a few updates for cydia apps I use (Photoalbums+ and Springtomize), perhaps there was a problem with one of these? Do you use those cydia apps?
Edit: I decided to remove the cydia apps 1 at a time to see if there was a problem with one of them and it turns out that the photoalbums+ was the one causing the issue, I will send an email to the developer now. I will be reinstalling it as it's a useful application and I can always save the pictures to view them, but lets hope they can get a fix up quick.
I hope this helps anyone else with the same problem =)
Last edited by TinyLady; 03-25-2012 at 04:24 AM. Reason: I did not want to double post.
03-25-2012, 04:31 AM #4
I had the exact same issue with PhotoAlbums+ and also sent an email about it.
03-25-2012, 12:13 PM #5
I also have P.A+. Removed it and it worked!
03-26-2012, 03:24 AM #6
Exactly the same problem i suffer and i want to complain.
03-26-2012, 04:29 AM #7
03-28-2012, 07:47 AM #8
I am so happy I found this thread. This issue has had me going mad for about 2 weeks now. I too removed the PhotoAlbums+ app to regain full MMS functionality. I also emailed the developer. Hopefully we see a resolution soon.
03-28-2012, 10:56 PM #9
Glad to see I'm not the only one who was flippin out over this haha. I hadn't changed anything except updating PhotoAlbums+ to 188.8.131.52, and that's when my problem started. PhotoAlbums and the MMS pics had been working flawlessly up to that point! Well, PhotoAlbums+ still works flawlessly, but yeah, I can't view my MMS pics w/o saving them now.
Go to Cydia -> Manage -> PhotoAlbums+, then scroll down to "Recent Updates." It will take you to the developers forum. I clicked on "Photoalbums+ 184.108.40.206 with iPhone 4" (not exact words) and in there, a few of the testers had the same problem.
On Mar. 24, the Admin was able to reproduce as well as fix the MMS/photo viewer issue and said that the fix will be released in the next beta version. Unknown when the next actual update will come thru Cydia.
Last edited by TurboGoKart; 03-28-2012 at 11:02 PM.
03-31-2012, 09:09 PM #10
Problem solved with the new beta 220.127.116.11 ! very happy! Its available through their repo..