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  #625606 15-May-2012 17:40
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kiwijunglist:
Vivasanti: Im on Darkys LPQ on SGS2, ever since the first install i can see the facebook contact pictures in stock contacts and the messaging app.

Handcent/chomp/goSMS all dont show up rarrrrrr :D


if you use syncmypix you should be able to get the facebook contact pictures in handcent/chomp/goSMS


Not working for me
Have selected the settings, if I go to a contacts details in go sms it will show their pic, but it will not show them in the messages Yell

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  #625609 15-May-2012 17:58
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use syncmypix, use manual matching if you must, this is best solution rather than hacks / workarounds.




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  #625611 15-May-2012 18:00
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Oh I meant I am using that app and go sms will only show the pics in the contacts card not the messages

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  #625613 15-May-2012 18:01
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does go sms show the pictures in the messages for some contacts and not others?




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  #625614 15-May-2012 18:02
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Have a Hox and sense links fb to google. All my google contacts show fb pics. Just handcent and go sms won't. Even though they did fine on my desire

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  #625615 15-May-2012 18:05
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kiwijunglist: does go sms show the pictures in the messages for some contacts and not others?


Nope. Only in the contacts card will it show pics and it shows for all I have fb links for

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  #625616 15-May-2012 18:07
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So the problem is that none of your contact pictures will show up in the messaging part of the app??




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  #625625 15-May-2012 18:21
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Correct

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  #625626 15-May-2012 18:22
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But they do in the native android app

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  #625633 15-May-2012 18:36
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It may be some setting or theme you installed. Some of the themes / templates might actually not have pictures in that part of the app by design.

Try : Settings -> Applications -> Manage Applications -> Downloaded -> Go SMS Pro -> Clear Cache

Otherwise do above then uninstall go SMS + any themes , and then reinstall go SMS.




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  #625635 15-May-2012 18:41
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Have not altered or added any themes. This is my 2nd try at installing go sms so have already uninstalled and reinstalled. Also tried restarting phone after altering the pic settings.
Cleared the cache anyway and no change. Very weird.

All I really want is to get rid of the awful bubble conversations in the stock app!

Cheers for ya suggestions


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  #625636 15-May-2012 18:45
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And you are saying you had the desired contact photos within messages when you used go sms on your htc, but not on when using go sms on your current phone.




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  #625639 15-May-2012 18:46
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Yep, previously it worked fine on my Desire, and will not on my One X. I used Go sms for a year or so on the Desire.
I rooted my Desire, but I'm pretty sure I was using it before I rooted


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  #625646 15-May-2012 18:58
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Interesting, I logged into my Google contacts on my pc to manually set a pic on a mate there to see if that would work.
Google has automatically used FB profile pics... But not for all, have not yet worked out why some and not others. Is not to do with "starred in Android" or ones I regularly contact. Weird!



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  #625647 15-May-2012 19:04
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didn't you use syncmypix, that woulda pulled the FB profile pics and put them into google contacts for the contacts that it successfully matched up.




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