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Sending single/Multiple Text message(s)

The post either via GET or POST needs to be done on

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsmsv2.asp

The variables to be used are:

user Your username on the website
password Your password on the website
sender Alphanumeric/Number SenderID from your approved list of SenderID's to be used for GSM Recipients
[Not Required]
sendercdma
[Not Required any more]
Number SenderID from your approved list of SenderID's to be used for CDMA Recipients
PhoneNumber Mobile number of the recipients. for multiple recipients enter numbers seperated by comma.
group
(optional)
The name of the group you wish to send message to.
Groups can be created and managed on the website.
text The text of the message.
Charged 1 unit for 160 characters per recipient.
flash 1 - If the message should flash directly on the screen
0 - For standard SMS (Optional)
Please check if the gateway supports Flash SMS.
unicode 1 - if the message has unicode characters. 70 Unicode characters make 1 sms.
0 - For standard SMS (Optional)
Please check if the gateway supports unicode SMS.
track 1 - if you wish to Track the delivery status of the message. (Optional)
Please check if the gateway supports Delivery Reports

A sample post to send sms would be like

Simple Text Messages

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsmsv2.asp?user=username&password=mypassword &sender=Internet&sendercdma=919860609000&text=This+is+a+sample+sms&PhoneNumber=919822012345,919370119223&track=1

Output

Message Submitted
Credits Consumed: 2
Balance Credits: 98
Mobile=919822012345 MsgId=1177855328

Mobile=919370119223 MsgId=1177855329


Maximum of 1000 numbers are recommended in a single post.

Rest of the features are applicable as per the API v1.0 given below.



OLD API v 1.0

Sending single/Multiple Text message(s)

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsms.asp

The variables to be used are:

user Your username on the website
password Your password on the website
sender Alphanumeric/Number SenderID from your approved list of SenderID's.
PhoneNumber Mobile number of the recipients. for multiple recipients enter numbers seperated by comma.
group
(optional)
The name of the group you wish to send message to.
Groups can be created and managed on the website.
text The text of the message.
Charged 1 unit for 160 characters per recipient.
unicode 1 - if the message has unicode characters. 70 Unicode characters make 1 sms.
0 - For standard SMS (Optional)
Please check if the gateway supports unicode SMS.
track 1 - if you wish to Track the delivery status of the message. (Optional)
Please check if the gateway supports Delivery Reports
A sample post to send sms would be like

Sample URL call for sending a Text Message

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsms.asp?user=username&password=mypassword &sender=Internet&
text=This+is+a+sample+sms&PhoneNumber=919822012345&track=1

Output

Message Submitted
Credits Consumed: 1
Balance Credits: 989
Mobile=919822012345 MsgId=1177855328


Scheduling messages for future delivery

The post either via GET or POST needs to be done on

http://sms.its4sms.com/schedulesms.asp

The variables to be used are:

user Your username on the website
password Your password on the website
sender Alphanumeric/Number SenderID from your approved list of SenderID's to be used for GSM Recipients
[Not Required]
sendercdma
[Not Required any more]
Number SenderID from your approved list of SenderID's to be used for CDMA Recipients
PhoneNumber Mobile number of the recipients. for multiple recipients enter numbers seperated by comma.
group
(optional)
The name of the group you wish to send message to.
Groups can be created and managed on the website.
text The text of the message.
Charged 1 unit for 160 characters per recipient.
day The day of the scheduled delivery of the message.
month The month of the scheduled delivery of the message.
year The year of the scheduled delivery of the message.
hour The hour format [in 24 hours] for the delivery time of the message.
minute The minute of the delivery time of the message.
track 1 - if you wish to Track the scheduled sms. (For checking status or cancelling)

Sample URL Call for scheduling a message

http://sms.its4sms.com/schedulesms.asp?user=username&password=mypassword &sender=Internet&
text=Wish+you+happy+new+year!&PhoneNumber=919822012345&day=01&month=01&year=2012&hour=00&minute=01

Output:

Message Scheduled
Credits Consumed: 1
Balance Credits: 9989


Sample URL Call for scheduling a message with tracking.

http://sms.its4sms.com/schedulesms.asp?user=username&password=mypassword &sender=Internet&
text=Wish+you+happy+new+year!&PhoneNumber=919822012345&day=01&month=01&year=2012&hour=00&minute=01&track=1

Message Scheduled
Credits Consumed: 1
Balance Credits: 9988
BlockID: 184758

Cancelling Scheduled SMS Delivery

The post either via GET or POST needs to be done on the below url with the required parameters.

http://sms.its4sms.com/cancelschedulesms.asp?user=&password=&blockid=

The blockId which is obtained when scheduling sms via API needs to be used in above URL call for cancelling the same.


Delivery Status of SMS (v2.0)

This feature is only available if your account has Delivery Reports Enabled. You can use this API to get reports of upto 500 messages in a single post.

You can get the exact delivery status of your message you submitted in the following format

http://sms.its4sms.com/smsstatusv2.asp?dtstamp=yymmdd&msgid1=xxxxxxxxxx&recp1=xxxxxxxxxxxx&msgid2=xxxxxxxxxx&recp2=xxxxxxxxxxxx [upto 500]

e.g.:

http://sms.its4sms.com/smsstatusv2.asp?dtstamp=110115&msgid1=1177855328&recp1=919811012345&msgid2=1177855329&recp2=919811012346&msgid3=1177855330&recp3=919811012347

Sample Output

919811012345,DLVRED 12:30,919811012346,DLVRED 12:30,919811012347,DLVRED 12:30


Delivery Status of SMS
(v1.0)

This feature is only available if your account has Delivery Reports Enabled.

You can get the exact delivery status of your message you submitted in the following format

http://sms.its4sms.com/smsstatus.asp?dtstamp=yymmdd&msgid=xxxxxxxxxx&recp=xxxxxxxxxxxx

e.g.:

http://sms.its4sms.com/smsstatus.asp?dtstamp=110830&recp=919822012345&MsgId=08301477230

Sample Output

DELIVRD 19:35 SUBMITTED: 19:35


Check user Balance

http://sms.its4sms.com/balance.asp?user=username&password=password


Flash SMS

To send a flash SMS include &flash=1 in the URL above.

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsms.asp?user=username&password=mypasswoed&senderidd=1&text=Test&_
PhoneNumber=91822012345&flash=1


Blink SMS

To send a blink SMS include %01 before and after the text(after encoding the string in URL format) that is supposed to blink in the SMS text body. Message length of a blink SMS is 70 chars only.

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsms.asp?user=xyz&password=mypasswoed&sender=Sample&text=Test_
%01blink sms%01&PhoneNumber=91822012345&flash=1

A Blink SMS technically was considered a bug in some versions of Nokia handsets. Many newer Nokia handsets have been introduced which correct this "bug".


WAP Push

WAP Push is a SMS within the header of which is included a link to a WAP address. On receiving a WAP Push, the compatible mobile handset automatically gives the user the option to access the WAP content on his handset. The WAP Push directs the end-user to a WAP address where content is stored ready for viewing or downloading onto the handset. This wap address may be a page or a WAP site.

To send a WAP Push SMS include &wapurl=http://wapurl

http://sms.its4sms.com/sendsms.asp?user=username&password=mypasswoed&sender=Sample&text=Test&_
PhoneNumber=91822012345&wapurl=http://sample.com


We provide sample source codes in ASP / ASP.net / PHP / VB to submit messages using simple function calls. Please Contact Us to obtain the sample source code.

You can just open this URL in your own application to send SMS from within your application.

You can just open this URL in your own application to send SMS from within your application.

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