Originally Posted by CUPCAKES
no i have sent myself pictures to activate the mms feature but it doesn't work. i don't have a bb data plan though...do i need a data plan to be able to receive/send pics?
Well I don't think you need a data plan to text or send MMS but I could be wrong.
A BB service plan does enable many features on the phone and I don't know if sms/mms is dependent on that. It would be wise to get a BIS plan, it's pretty pointless to have a BB without it.