Can Google Voice receive pictures?

Can Google Voice receive pictures?

One of the biggest issues with Google Voice since it was first announced years ago was the inability to send and receive photo messages via MMS. That’s now possible, and it works with a long list of carriers. Sending a picture message in the new Google Voice app is just like any other messaging app.

How do I add a picture to my Google Voice contact?

Edit a contact

  1. On your Android device, open the Voice app .
  2. At the bottom, tap Contacts .
  3. Tap the contact you want to edit.
  4. Tap More. Edit contact.
  5. Edit the contact’s information. To enter more information, tap More fields or Down .
  6. To change the photo for a contact, tap Edit photo. , then select an option.
  7. Tap Done.

Can Google Voice numbers receive text messages?

Messages in the Voice app are sent with data, not with your text messaging plan. Standard data limits and rates apply, based on your plan with your carrier. If you don’t have a Voice number, Voice doesn’t support text messaging. Use your mobile phone number, or set up a full Google Voice account at no charge.

Why can I not receive pictures?

If your smartphone refuses to send or receive picture messages, check that data connection is active and enabled on your device. If you’re using Wi-Fi, temporarily disable Wi-Fi and use cellular data. You cannot send MMS over Wi-Fi, so you should make sure you have an active cellular/mobile data plan.

Why are my picture messages not being received?

Check the Android phone’s network connection if you can’t send or receiving MMS messages. An active cellular data connection is required to use the MMS function. Open the phone’s Settings and tap “Wireless and Network Settings.” Tap “Mobile Networks” to confirm it is enabled.

How do I change my Google Voice picture?

From your actual profile page, select the option to ‘Edit Profile’ in the upper right hand corner. Now, select the option to ‘Change Photo’ underneath your current profile picture. You will then be asked to select a new photo from the following options: Upload, Your Photos, Photos of You, Web Camera.

How do I send attachments in Google Voice?

Send files in a chat message

  1. Open the Chat app or Gmail app .
  2. Enter your message and choose an option: To attach an image, tap Photo . To take a photo, tap Action menu Camera. take a photo. To attach a Drive file, tap Action menu. Drive .
  3. Optional: If you attach a file, select the file you want to send.
  4. Tap Send .

Does Google Voice show your name?

Google Voice does not support caller ID name. It’s neither intended for, nor recommended for business use.

Is Google Voice SMS free?

How much does Google Voice cost? One of the great things about Google Voice is that it’s extremely affordable. It’s a free service to sign up for, and as long as you use it to communicate between your Google Voice number and other U.S. numbers, it’s totally free to place calls and send text messages.

Can Google Voice send images larger than 2Mb?

Typically Google Voice will send images larger than 2mb as a smaller file, but only if it can convert the image. GIFs over 2mb are not sent and GV may think that the Live Photos are GIFS. To convert a Live Photo to still:

How easy is it to sign up for Google Voice?

Signing up is easy-all you need is Sprint service and a Google account. Don’t have a Google account? That’s easy to setup too. Google Voice is a free and easy way to make your Sprint mobile experience even better.

What is Google Voice and how does it work?

First and foremost, instead of accessing the tool via its old URL, it’s now being moved over to With Google Voice, you get one phone number that works across smartphones, the web, and desk phones.

Is Google Voice with Sprint available in my state?

Google Voice with Sprint is not available in Alaska, Hawaii, Puerto Rico or the U.S. Virgin Islands because Google does not offer Google Voice services in these locations. Sprint does provide wireless service ( check coverage) as well as converged voice solutions in these areas.