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Astronaut

Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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Found a solution ....other may want to try with their S 10 . Brief backgound....home has NO cell service ( sits in a mountain valley) For YEARS I had an LG phone with wifi calling through Verizon and it would text ANYTHING instantly through my house wifi and land line.  Recently switched to US Cellular and a new Galaxy S 10.  After setting up everything correctly I tried texting through my wifi line land . Sometimes they went ...in a few minutes , sometimes not for an hour .  Read all these problems online that everyone seems to be having ....changed my messaging app ....even tried the Verizon Message + that worked fine on my old phone and still NOTHING . Finally started digging deeper into my wifi settings on the S 10 .   Opened "settings" icon and then clicked on "connections"  opened my home wifi connected which I was connected to under current network. There is a little "gear wheel" to the right of my named connection, pressed it to open another "settings" page for my conection .  On the bottom of this page is an "Advanced" tab. OPEN IT  !  There is a setting called "Metered network"   Mine was originally set ( probably from the factory) as "Treat as metered". Open that tab and set it to "Treat as unmetered"   , Save and exit !!   PROBLEM SOLVED !!  Texts ANYTHING now INSTANTLY !!!   LOVE this phone !  Was going to hate to have to return it because of the texting issue ! 

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Astronaut

Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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Holy cow. I've been trying to fix this issue forever. Changing to unmetered fixed mine right away. Thanks for that. 

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Asteroid

Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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I called Samung today and the first level support knew nothing of the issue.  They told me second level support was closed due to the corona virus.  Sigh. 

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Astronaut

Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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Just bough Samsung S10e (Had an S7 Edge before)  Couldn't and still cant send a PDF as a text.

Just now - using suggestions and changing to unmetered on S10e.

WiFi OFF - Won't send.

WiFi On - Won't send

WiFi "Calling" OFF - Won't send.

WiFI "Calling" ON - Won't send.

I'm not terribly techy but would love to have a solution for this.  It's frustrating.

 

 

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Constellation

Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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@Lithium-AdminPlease pin this as the answer for this problem. This is a very strange problem that seems to have something to do with Samsung and/or carriers pushing a security update, enabling Metered Connection on home wifi.

 

I have a full Unifi setup at home that is way underloaded and my wife nor I on Samsung S10's, all of a sudden recently could not send a picture through text to each other. My wife was ready to sell her phone and go back to her iPhone.

 

This is poor management on Samsungs part. Push a request to enable, but force enable?  Unsat.

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Asteroid

Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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OMG I have been all over so many different message boards trying to solve this problem and finally get a solution that works! Thank you!

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Asteroid

Re: Re: S10e won't send MMS with WiFi on

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Thank you this fixed our issue!!
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