SMS VIA EMAIL – RECEIVING, REPLYING & SENDING
DIDForSale’s new feature will enable its user to receive, reply & send SMS via email. This will give individuals and resellers the capability to allow anyone to receive, reply & send SMS by using an email address.
- Easy setup.
- As simple as sending or receiving an email.
- Having an account with us is not mandatory for your clients to receive the SMS. Once you associate their email address and assign a SMS DID, they are ready to use the service right away.
- Login to your DIDforSale account.
- Go to section Product ⇒ SMS. Select the DID and from drop-down select option Activate SMS & hit apply.
SMS Forwarding/Incoming Setup
- Go to section Product ⇒ SMS. Select the DID and from drop-down select option Update SMS Forwarding and hit apply.
- On next page, select option Email and enter the email address you wish to use for receiving, replying & sending SMS.
- Click Confirm.
All your incoming SMS will be forwarded to the email associated with you DID. You can also check SMS record in section Reporting ⇒ SMS.
Replying to SMS
To reply to any incoming SMS from your email you need to click the Reply option from email and it will automatically set the recipient address. Type the message you wish to send and click send
Note: Please avoid using signature from email account as it may corrupt the SMS.
For sending SMS you need to compose an email with following parameters.
|Subject (xxxxxxxxxx = DID)||SMS [1xxxxxxxxxx]|
|Message||Your text message.|
In above example, we are sending SMS to number 1-949-471-0101 using DID 1-949-930-0360 from the email account associated with number 949-930-0360.
Always use 11 digits number format. 1xxxxxxxxxx.
Do not use this feature for bulk SMSing or promotional purposes.
Always make sure the recipient address & email subject are in correct format before sending the email.
Choose the Best SIP Trunk Provider for Your Grandstream IP PBX and Phones Do you have a Grandstream IP PBX system? Then you need to think about your SIP trunk provider. Don’t just opt for the cheapest option available because the chances are, you’re not going to...read more
Guide to SMS Compliance. SMS marketing is one of the most effective types of marketing around. An SMS message has an open rate of 98%, when compared to 20% with an email. But before you start sending SMS text campaigns, you need to make sure that you’re compliant...read more
How to Buy a Tollfree Number? Do you want to buy a tollfree number? You may have heard that a vanity toll free number could help with boosting your business. From 2015 to 2018, the number of toll free numbers for small business has increased by around 10,000 in...read more
SIP Trunk Cost Comparison SIP trunking is an extremely popular option for any business communication system. Session Initiation Protocol, as it’s formally known, offers a way to setup communication sessions in real-time over an IP network. Basically, SIP trunking...read more
Do's and Dont's of Choosing the right SIP Trunk Provider ! SIP trunking is one of the best alternatives to the traditional telephone systems we’ve all grown up with. In a nutshell, it’s a system that allows you to make affordable calls across the world using your...read more
Visit SIP Trunking Pricing to see which plan suits your business!With so many options to pick from it can often be hard to decide what’s best.
Our plans have been packaged together to give you optimum output.