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Send MMS using Qt Mobility

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ID Creation date 28th Mar 2010
Platform S60 5th Edition Tested on devices Nokia N97 Mini
Category Qt for Symbian Subcategory Qt Mobility API

Keywords (APIs, classes, methods, functions): QMessageService

Tip.pngTip: Read this article before moving forward: Setting up environment for Qt Mobility API



Send MMS using Qt Mobility


Project configuration file (.Pro file)

  • Add the Qt Mobility project configuration option in the .Pro file as shown below
CONFIG += mobility
MOBILITY += messaging

Header File

#include <qmessage.h>
#include <qmessageservice.h>
public slots:
// QMessageService
void stateChanged(QMessageService::State s);
bool sendMMS(QString picturePath, QString phoneNumber);
QMessageService* m_service;

Source File

    m_service = new QMessageService(this);    
connect(m_service, SIGNAL(stateChanged(QMessageService::State)), this, SLOT(stateChanged(QMessageService::State)));
bool QtMMS::sendMMS(QString picturePath, QString phoneNumber) {
// Send MMS
QMessage message;
message.setTo(QMessageAddress(QMessageAddress::Phone, phoneNumber));
QStringList paths;
paths << picturePath;
return m_service->send(message);
void QtMMS::stateChanged(QMessageService::State error) {
if (error == QMessageService::FinishedState) {
QMessageBox::information(this, "MMS", "Message sent");
else if (error == QMessageService::CanceledState) {
QMessageBox::warning(this, "MMS", "Sending message failed");


  • QMessageService

Reference links

--skumar_rao 09:10, 28 March 2010 (UTC)

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