Message "Too Many Unsent Multimedia Messages" When Sending a Picture Message

Symptoms

  • Receiving a "Too many unsent multimedia messages" error when trying to send a new message
  • Unable to send messages with attached pictures

Environment

Resolution

  1. Open the Messages app on your phone
  2. Tap on each thread with a triangle indicating an unsent message
  3. Locate all unsent messages in the thread
  4. Tap and hold on each message until the option to delete the message pops up
  5. Delete the unsent message
  6. Repeat for all threads and unsent messages

Alternatively, you can choose to delete all of the message threads.

Cause

This is caused by a backlog of unsent messages in the messaging application

 


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