Most of the time when I try tapping the box, it says "Downloading" but it is stuck at 0 bytes out of about 2 MB. Other times it will actually download after I tap it and show me the image. This seems to be tied to the user sending me the message. E.g. I can view all photos I get from Alice perfectly (no tap to. limit my search to r/iphone. use the following search parameters to narrow your results: subreddit:subreddit: find submissions in "subreddit"; author:username: find submissions by "username"; site:dkrltos.tk: find submissions from "dkrltos.tk"; url:text: search for "text" in url; selftext:text: search for "text". Q: iphone 5 won't load text photos. My new iphone 5 will not load texted photos. I am able to save the photo to camera roll and ope, but cannot open from the text message. iPhone 5, iOS 6. Posted on Nov 13, PM. Reply I have this question too (92). by Sea_n_spots,Solvedanswer. Sea_n_spots. Level 1 ( iPhone 6 plus, running When someone sends a picture to me via iMessage, all I get is the downloading box. However, if I go to same issue having the same problem after closing messages app and restarting phone now the "downloading" image has been replaced by a question mark. share. When I send photos they go through just fine. Imessages,SMS,MMS and Group Messaging are all switched on. This only started happening a few days ago and I have not recently changed any settings or downloaded an update. Advice? -Extract from Apple Support Communities. Apple iOS has fully. A former Apple tech explains why your iPhone won't send pictures and how to fix it, for problems sending photos with iMessages and text messages. Tags: cant send mms on iphone 6, cant send picture message on the iphone 6 plus, cant receive picture messages with iphone 6, cant download picture message on iphone, error when downloading picture message iphone 6, cant attach a picture to my text, button to attach a picture when messaging greyed out on iphone. I have a Galaxy J3 through Virgin Mobile. I just bought this phone and activated it. (I already had a Virgin account) When someone sends me a photo through my texts, I get a little box that says it's downloading and it won't download. Normally I get a picture that pops up. I don't have to download anything.