How to fix Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS

By default enable auto-download MMS in android Oreo devices such as Pixel 2, Pixel 2 XL, Google Pixel, Nexus 6P/5X and other Oreo devices. Several users reported Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS even enabled in him devices. Have you been ever faced Google Pixel MMS issues? In android Oreo Group messaging, by default you’ll send an MMS reply to all recipients (Group MMS).

Many Google Pixel and Pixel XL users can’t send or receive MMS after updated him device to Oreo. Sometimes send messages but couldn’t receive any MMS messages. We surf the web and found some possible solutions to fix Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS issues.


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How to fix Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS after Oreo update

Most of all carriers have facing this Pixel 2 not receiving text messages and MSS issues including AT&T, Verizon wireless, Sprint and T-mobile services. Check out each one listed below methods in your android Oreo 8.1/8.0 devices.

Check enabled auto-download MMS on android Oreo 8.1/8.0

To automatically receive MMS picture messages in android Oreo, first of all check enable automatically download mms messages on android Oreo devices using below settings in your device.

Step 1: Open android Messaging app in your Oreo devices

Step 2: Tap on three vertical dots at top right corner

Step 3: Select Settings

Step 4: Tap on Advanced

Here you’ll see Group messaging, auto-download MMS, SMS delivery reports, wireless alerts, SIM card messages and more.

Fix Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS after Oreo update

Step 5: Enable auto-download MMS if disable

Now send MMS to your device from other device and check fix issue or not.

Make sure messaging app is latest updated

Check android messaging app is updated to latest version or not. If updates available then update it and check solve MMS problem or not.

Google Play store > Menu > My apps & games > updates all

Clear cache & data of MMS services to fix Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS after Oreo update

By default hidden this MMS services option under application, find it and clear cache & data using below settings in your android Oreo 8.0/8.1 devices.

Step 1: Go to settings in your Oreo devices

Step 2: Tap on apps & notifications

Google Pixel 2 recently opened apps settings

In android 8.1 devices, you can see recently opened apps settings. If not find app in the list, tap on See all apps.

Step 3: Tap on More on top right corner

Show system in Pixel 2 Oreo

Step 4: Tap on show system

Android Oreo MMS services

Step 5: Find MMS services and tap on it

Step 6: Tap on storage

Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS issue

Step 7: Tap on clear cache and after that clear data in your Oreo

Check fix not receiving MMS issue on Google Pixel 2 and other Oreo updated device or not. If none of the above methods worked, try below given solution.

Factory reset / hard reset your Pixel 2/Pixel 2 XL Oreo

Step 1: Turn off your Pixel 2 and Pixel 2 XL

Step 2: Press & hold the volume down button and the power button at the same time until the phone vibrate.

You can view Android system recovery screen on your Oreo device. By default start button show on your device.

Step 3: Press the volume down button until view recovery mode

Step 4: Press the power button to restart into recovery mode

You can see the screen android robot exclamation mark with red triangle icon on your Google Pixel 2.

Step 5: Press & hold power button and volume up buttons same time to scroll to wipe cache partition, press the power button to select it.

This message see on your android Oreo screen: Wipe all user data?

Step 6: To confirm, press volume down button to scroll to Yes and press the power button to select it.

Clearing the cache may take 2-4 minutes.

Step 7: Press the volume down buttons to scroll to reboot system now, press the power button to select it.

And that’s it. End the list of possible solutions to fix Google Pixel 2 not receiving MMS after Oreo update problem. Don’t forget to comment which of the above given method worked for you? Do you have any other tips? Share with us. Check out other Pixel 2 tips and tricks here.

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