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Google Voice SMS forwarding

Due to bank limitations I need some way to send a text message to two different cell phones. My Android phone makes it easy to forward selected texts to my wife. She has an iPhone. I and others have ...
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How can I setup Gmail to send me an SMS when I receive an email that matches a certain string?

Is there a way to send a (sms) text to myself when I receive a new Gmail message and the subject contains a certain string? Is there a feature in Gmail itself, a third party service, or an addon that ...
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Web service or API to send appointment reminders to customers [closed]

In my business, many times the customers forget the appointments, which results in loses for me. Is there a web service that can help me organize my appointments and it notifies my customers (maybe 2 ...
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IFTTT to send me a message using mobile messaging

Using IFTTT, I want to do something like If it becomes 4:38 then send me "hello" to my phone using some mobile messaging service The messaging app can be just anything, anything, unless it takes ...
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Sending SMS from GTalk in India - Out of Order recently

I have been using gmail for quite a long time now, also been a frequent user of its SMS service through the chat (I mean the old version, not Hangouts). Recently, there is some problem using this for ...
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Gmail email address becomes a Gmail SMS text message

How would I allow a friend to send an email to my Gmail account, and have it appear on my cell phone as a Gmail text message SMS? (He does NOT have a Gmail account.) I would tell him "email me at ...
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Verification by SMS in country with long code? (Germany)

I enabled two factor authentication with a German number. And since then I'm locked out of my account: verification SMS never arrive After setting up two factor authentication, I made a quick test, ...
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Is it possible to pull a link preview when posting to Google+ via SMS?

I have my Google+ account set up so I can post via SMS. When I post a URL, the preview of the link (and image) is not displayed. Google seems to fall short in documenting their own products, at ...
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Google Calendar and SMS reminder (Canada)

While Google Calendar SMS notification seems to work for many locations, does it work for Canada? Reference: http://cantada.ca/ The option seems grayed out: However, Google seems to indicate ...
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using Yahoo Messenger to send SMS

When using Yahoo Messenger to send SMS, I get: Sorry, but Yahoo! Messenger is currently unavailable. Please try again later. I receive this error message after step three below: To send SMS ...
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Daylight savings time reminder? [closed]

Is there a web app that will send me an email or SMS to remind me that US Daylight Savings Time is starting or ending?
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Alternatives to Google SMS Channels? [closed]

Is there any web app/site similar to Google SMS channels that can be used to send and receive free SMS in India?
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1answer
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Not able to sign up for Google Labs: SMS Channels [closed]

I am not able to Sign up for Google SMS Channels, I am getting this error message: What's wrong? What should I do?
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SMS from within Gmail in India

Google has recently made SMS from within Gmail available in India, along with many other countries. And supposedly, all Indian mobile carriers support it, but I’m still having trouble sending a ...
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Where can I find a list of calling numbers used by Google Calendar SMS service

I frequently use SMS notifications in Google Calendar, but I seem to receive the SMS message from a different sending number each time. So my SMS list is full of different "random" numbers. I'd like ...
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1k views

How can I send by text a message from Gmail?

I want to forward a Gmail message from my daughter to text so I can send it out by SMS on my phone.
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1answer
118 views

Google Calendar sending the same SMS each day at a specified time

How can I set Google Calendar to send me the same SMS Daily (or every Thursday or after every 45 Days) at a specified time? If this is not possible in Google Calender, then is there any other Web App ...
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What IM services do txt/sms?

My friends lives in the states and i cant txt them all. One of them has AIM setup to send txt messages and we can easily chat via AIM. What other services will allow users to send/receive messages via ...
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1answer
118 views

Is text messaging required, if account information is lost for both Facebook profile and associated email account?

Suppose a user has lost their login information for their Facebook account and their email account at the same time; can this user regain access to their account using a regular land-line, or does it ...
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1answer
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Facebook Checkpoint, Locked Profile

I have been loged out of my facebook for a while. It all started when I imported some contacts from my old Yahoo mail. They locked my account and I now have to verify it, I tried this they send me a ...
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Can you send SMS messages using your Google Voice number from Gmail?

Google Voice allows you to send text messages to/from an assigned local telephone number. Unfortunately, it's interface for doing so is rather poor in my opinion. Gmail has a much better interface ...
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What SMS email address works for Google Voice?

I have a Google Voice number that accepts SMS messages and I need an email address that can be used to send SMS messages to my Google Voice number. What is the email address for Google Voice assuming ...
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1answer
729 views

Google Calendar and SMS reminder

I have a Google Calendar synchronized with Sunbird. Is there any possibility to set the SMS notification when I add an event via Sunbird?
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Can I send and receive text messages online?

I was curious if it's possible to send/receive text messages from a computer to a mobile phone. I found the site http://www.411sms.com/freesms, which seems promising but I haven't actually tried it ...
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1answer
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Is there a 3rd party web app that sends/receives SMS messages using my personal cell number?

I would like to know if any 3rd party web app allows basic, regular functionality of sending/receiving SMS text messages through a browser. However, the caveat is that I need it to utilize my personal ...
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1answer
156 views

Service to Collect E-mail & Text Messages?

I would like to collect cell phone numbers by people texting a specific number. Is there a really easy way to do this? Or a service?
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Which carrier should I use for Google Voice?

Sometimes a website (e.g. Amazon) will ask for a mobile phone number so they can send you a text message (e.g. to track a shipment), but they also ask you which carrier you use (e.g. AT&T, ...
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Alternative to Google Calendar?

I want to know if there is alternatives to Google Calendar for Google Apps. So if there is an alternative that allows quite the same features of Google Calendar Apps. One of these is the sms service ...
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What web application will receive an SMS/MMS image from a phone and display it in the website?

Hi Web Application forum users, I am new to this forum and excited for being here. A little intro: I want to find a web application that I can setup a sms number in it, and people can send images ...
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Is it possible for some one in Afghanistan to get a tweet from a person in the USA as an SMS in their Afghan cell phone? How?

I need to be able to update people in Afghanistan with SMS messages to their cell phones. I thought the best way to do this was to get them all to sign-up for twitter and then subscribe to my tweets ...
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1answer
2k views

How to have emails matching a specific gmail filter sent as SMS to a mobile device?

So in some cases I receive an email that I would like to know about immediately. Regardless of whether or not my phone has email abilities, SMS messages coming to my mobile are much more in your ...
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3answers
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Google Voice not automatically notifying new text message

My Google voice app on my EVO is not telling me when I have a text message even though I have notifications turned on. I have to open Google voiced hit refresh to get new items.
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3answers
5k views

How to add a signature to all outgoing SMS messages in Google Voice?

How can I make Google Voice attach a signature to all my outgoing SMS messages?
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2answers
1k views

Web application to send SMS email

Is there a web application that will let me send SMS email? Some services don't seem to support receiving normal email.
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3answers
529 views

How can I get all Twitter @reply messages sent to me from people I follow via SMS?

I usually keep SMS for most messages off, but would like to get @reply messages so I don't miss out on any conversation opportunities. Twitter is blocked on the PCs at work, so I will often notice an ...
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2answers
452 views

Todo/task service that can receive SMS messages and send back reminders?

I am aware of this question, but the services don't seem to have support for receiving SMS messages to set tasks. Ideally, I should be able text a certain number something with the format "stop by ...
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6answers
599 views

Web app to send Bulk SMS [closed]

Any recommendations for web apps for sending bulk SMS to several mobile numbers?
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3answers
399 views

Can I use a web app that will remind me of annual events?

For regular events I currently enter an event into my Google Calender and set it the recur annually. Sometimes I remember to set a reminder for a few days or a week in advance but I have lost track of ...
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Text to record spending [closed]

I would like to record my spending in order to do some budgeting. Many webapps pull charges from your bank history, but unfortunately I cannot commit to always using a card instead of cash and I tend ...
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Todo/Task/Events webapps that send you SMS as reminder?

Do you known any webapp/service that allow you to manage a list of tasks/todos/events and in addition it sends an SMS to specified mobile number, as reminder for a set deadline (that works also in ...