Short Message Service (SMS) is a service available on digital mobile phones that allows sending short messages (160 characters) between these devices and between other handheld devices (PDAs), and even between fixed (fixed-line).

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setup gmail to send text msg when email subject matches a string [migrated]

is there a way to send a (sms)text to myself when a new gmail message subject contains certain string? any solution in gmail itself or third party service or addons that would help me do this?
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I want to read SMS from SD card

I have my SMS in my Nokia phone saved to the SD memory card in a folder called Private\1000484b\Mail2 (at least I think they are). The folder contains files with no extension whatsoever (just files). ...
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How do I use my phone for SMS (while connected via bluetooth)

I connected my Nexus 5 to my Windows 8 computer via bluetooth, with the hopes that I could do 2 things. Use my computer to send SMS messages Use me computer as a headset (with my microphone and ...
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Is it possible for Gammu SMSD queue out sms when using null backend?

I have an application that send out sms using gammu smsd. My application don't need to save the sms for each sent message or received or error and on outbox, so I configure gammu-smsd with null ...
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Compiling Opensmmpbox in Cygwin for windows service

Need a opensmppbox as a windows service so i try to compile it under cygwin...get this error: /usr/lib/gcc/i686-pc-cygwin/4.8.2/../../../../i686-pc-cygwin/bin/ld: cannot find -lwap ...
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Viewing text messages from Verizon LG-VN150 phone

I'm trying to pull some text messages off a Verizon LG-VN150 phone. I managed to extract the data to my PC with BitPim, but I'm unsure where the text message files are and what data type they are. ...
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How do I verify an SMS came from the number which is in the From field? [closed]

I am wondering if it's possible to determine if any SMS'es I get that are suspicious, can be checked if they really come from the sender without actually calling the number and asking the person ...
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Can I remotely send SMS messages via my iPhone from my PC?

I work in a busy office and I need to be able to contact my wife at home via texts, but I am not allowed to use my phone. Without jailbreaking the phone, I wondered if there was a way I could text ...
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Send and receive massive SMS with a PC by a mobile phone [closed]

How can I send and receive SMS using my PC connected to a mobile phone? I need this for a SMS marketing campaign so I can send multiple SMS to many recipients and extract answers. For SMS service I ...
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Is it possible to send an SMS using a windows 8 tablet?

Now that there are some tablets with integral gsm modems, is there any support in the standard apps for sending or receiving SMS messages?
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Printing to URL

I have an application for job-control that has only one output option, namely printing. I would prefer these jobs to be sent by SMS. I would be able to use one of the many SMS-services on the web ...
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Send SMS through the Internet? [closed]

I have a prepaid plan on my phone, so it costs money each time I send or receive a SMS. Is there a way for me to send and receive SMS through the Internet rather than through my mobile carrier? There ...
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SMS syncing in Outlook [closed]

I have recently left a company and have picked up that they have not disabled my mail account and that all mails have been forwarded via a rule to alternative people in the company. The company ...
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Is it possible to receive SMS text messages on the computer?

I do not have a mobile phone. However, I would like to send and receive SMS text messages to friends' mobile phones using my computer (Windows) and the Internet. Skype allows me to send SMS ...
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How can I send SMS from my PC using my Android Phone (Galaxy S3)

I've been a long-time Nokia fan, but finally succumbed to the Samsung Galaxy S3's amazing screen, & Android's Open community. One feature I use a lot (about a hundred times a day...) is Nokia PC ...
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Enabling limited texting on Kindle fire

My nephew is a voracious reader and his folks got him a kindle fire. They want to let him text (they have a wifi gateway service) but only with some people - a short list of phone numbers. Any ideas? ...
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I would like to copy my iphone SMS from one backup to another

I recently have had to do a full restore to factory setting on my iPhone and now i want to copy my SMS messages from an old backup into a new backup made from the restored phone. I need to do this as ...
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Multi sim GSM modem or alternative [closed]

I'm trying to administer the SMS trafic of my businesss centrally through a web portal. In Europe (except UK) we don't have a numbers/SMS trafic provider like Twilio or Clickatell, nor any build in ...
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How to contact with gmail support? [closed]

Recently I've found that I stopped receiving any sms messages from Google (calendar notification, 2-step verification messages). After small investigation I found out that all customers that have ...
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automate your computer via sms

I was wondering if it was possible to automate my pc by sending sms text messages to it. This is the plan: connect usb gsm modem to the pc Send the text "start explorer" to the usb modem using my ...
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Do any solutions exist to SSH to a computer using SMS [closed]

There exists smart phone apps that allow you to SSH to a machine. Aside from the fact that this may be a really bad idea (security-wise), are there any programs/services that allow you to SSH to a ...
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Programmatically backing up SMS on Android

I want to archive my SMS and MMS messages on my Android phone. I found a few applications that can do this and save the results to an SD card or email. That's nice, but not powerful enough for me. I ...
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Integrate Lync with iChat

I am using MS Lync and I was wondering if it is possible to setup an Account in iChat (or Messages in the future) for Lync?
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Sending sms with at commands, what kind of caracters i can't have in my message?

I need to know what kind of characters I can't put in my message, how to format it and if I can put spaces at the end of message. If some knows some about it, some bug, some hit, please tell me.
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Windows Media Player 11 Codec Installation

Scenario: Some of our users are trying to play DVD's or other media files and are getting a message telling them that they are missing a codec. Since there are not admins they cannot install the ...
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Receiving and processing SMS messages through a script?

I am attempting to setup a system to receive and process SMS messages automatically. The system is intended for use in a context (an unfunded migrant workers' union in India) where both finances and ...
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SMS via console on Synology NAS

Does anybody know is it possible to send SMS via console on Synology NAS (kernel 2.6.32.12, synology_ppc853x_410). I tried to use gnokii with my old S40 nokia phone. But it seems there is no ...
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What technology do 160by2.com use to send SMS messages [closed]

The India based websites 160by2.com and way2sms.com allow users to signup with, and verify, a mobile number. The user can then use the website to send SMS messages to other mobile numbers with their ...
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Disable SMS Syncing on Outlook

I've paired up my Samsung phone with an Outlook Exchange inbox (probably Outlook 2010), and now I've got the outstanding SMS syncing feature. Only, of course, it sucks, since my inbox get's flooded ...
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Filter rule for SMS / text messages in exchange active sync (SMS sync)

Exchange server 2010 introduces SMS Sync (via exchange active sync), which works fine with my android device and the Samsung email app. However, all text messages are synced to my exchange inbox, ...
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How to send an SMS Message using Email or HTTP Protocols

I want to write a piece of PHP code that will send SMS to any number in the world. I read somewhere one can use email to do this as follows. user-number@carrier-domain.com ⇒ ...
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Browse Nokia 2700 Classic SMS messages on Mac

The SMS Inbox on my Nokia 2700 Classic is overflowing! (>3000). I would like to be able to browse them and quickly select which messages to delete. Is there a way to do this on a Mac?
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Outlook won't accept my certificate for OMS (sms messaging service)

I have implemented an OMS service. Outlook requires that OMS uses https, so I have also created a self-signed cert with SelfSSL.exe, and imported the cert to my computer (Trusted Root Certification ...
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What services allow people to send information to our organization via text message?

I'm trying to implement a system where attendees at our events can text their email addresses to us (e.g. "text your you@domain to ###### to sign up for our list"). I've Googled around but I can't ...
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Get notified when power goes off at remote location

I am running a small office of upto 10 computers with normal UPS for each system. Power cut is casual in my area I stay and I could not afford to inverters or generators. Some computers(linux & ...
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Send scheduled SMSs via Skype

I would like to send programmed SMSs via Skype. I mean, I write a list with SMSs to different people that says; a) send a 04:30 a SMS to Joe "Wake up please, we meet at 05.30!", and so. The first idea ...
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How can I transfer my SMS messages from an iPhone to a computer?

I'm having a problem with my iPhone where it is simply not receiving any new SMS messages. All the messages on the phone are important so I don't want to delete them; I'd like to back up all the ...
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How does Google Chat SMS Actually Work?

Moving to Google cloud life & just started using SMS feature in Google Chat, but I'm troubled by how it "seems" to work and can't find a straight answer. The chat history details shows ...
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is there any way to get into my nokia (3120 classic) without using nokia's software

i have some important information in my sent messages but i left it too long and it's way over-full and playing up. I have written a script to interpret the .vmg files which works quite well, i just ...
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“MAS SMS-CDMA” Bluetooth service

I have my phone (LG Rumor Touch on Sprint) connected to my Windows 7 computer by Bluetooth. Usually, one of the services is unidentified and no driver is installed. Occasionally I have an issue that ...
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Which is an alternative to the service that Google Calendar offer for the free SMS notifications?

Which is an alternative to the service that Google Calendar offer for the free SMS notifications?
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Mutt config: # of characters displayed

I use mutt for my Gmail (IMAP). I respond to a lot of messages that are TXT messages from cell phones. When I reply to them I would like to know how many characters I have typed so I can avoid ...
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Send and receive texts through a desktop computer

Is there any BlackBerry Software through which I can send and receive my texts through a mac desktop?
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Nokia backup on a Mac

As I have to bring my phone to a shop for repair, I want to backup my contacts, calenders and text-messages. My Nokia connects perfectly through Bluetooth with iSync. One baddy, however is that ...
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Can Outlook be configured to send SMSes via Gmail?

Gmail allows sending SMSes through its chat. Outlook 2007 and 2010 allow sending SMSes from Outlook using an SMS provider. Is there any way to specify that Gmail should be the SMS provider?
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Is there any SMS/MMS server for LAN environment

I am looking for a solution to send SMS/MMS message to mobile device from desktop or browser in LAN environment. As such, it is most probably using TCP/IP protocol to transmit request/response. The ...
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Why Text messages are limited to 160 characters? [closed]

I have been using online free sms websites and i wonder why they allow text messages characters to be 160... Why Text messages are limited to 160 characters? Is there any specific reason? If so what ...
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How can I send an sms from my mobile to my PC?

how to send SMS from mobile to PC without using blue-tooth, data-cable?
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How do I send SMSes from my computer through an Android phone?

I have an HTC Hero Android (European version) unlocked phone. Is there an app that will let me type away all my text messages on my PC and send the SMSes directly from the PC through my phone? I'm ...
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Configure Google Voice SMS with Digsby IM

I want to be able to view my google voice sms messages as an IM service in Digsby. I can easily create an email, and set up email filters and forwarding, but that is not the solution I am looking for. ...