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Click link to send a text message in Google Sheets

From the documentation for HYPERLINK: "Only certain link types are allowed. http://, https://, mailto:, aim:, ftp://, gopher://, telnet://, and news:// are permitted; others are explicitly ...
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Click link to send a text message in Google Sheets

Tedinoz's answer points out which link types are allowed within HYPERLINK, which made me realize that I can use a permitted https:// link to a simple HTML page with some JavaScript that forwards to an ...
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How can I search Google Voice for a phone number in only my text messages?

In the search box add in:sms to limit the results to just text messages: > 2125551212 in:sms The above will search for all text messages with the phone number (212) 555-1212. You can also add ...
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How do I auto-reply to text messages received through Google Voice?

EDIT 2022: This method works, but please use it at your own risk. I had this auto-reply feature running successfully for close to a year. Today I logged in to Google Voice to find my account had been ...
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How do I bulk archive multiple messages, voicemails, or phone calls in Google Voice?

I couldn't find the answer to this anywhere, so here you go! Go to https://voice.google.com Navigate to the section you want to archive (calls, messages, or voicemails) Click on the circle icon next ...
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Cannot complete Google's "Verify your account" with SMS

Google live person support offering have varied from time to time and the availability have depended on several factors. AFAIK several of them were not officially disclosed but people commented that ...
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Cannot complete Google's "Verify your account" with SMS

Is it possible to get through to a person, explain that the phone number on file is old and ask Google to authenticate using the alternate e-mail No. You will need to use Google's process for ...
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Facebook mandatory cell phone request — how do I move past it?

My solution is to use a temporary phone number to get past that screen. I have done it and it solved it when I had the problem you describe. I bought a programmatic phone number from 46elks.com. It'...
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Set format of mail forwarded from Gmail to SMS

I'm afraid, no, there's not a way to do that with just Gmail filters. There's no option to remove formatting or to just send the plain-text version. (Normally I'd recommend my favorite ...
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Is there a way to automate texting based on a group a contact is added to in Google Contacts

If you have an Android phone, you should be able to get something done with If This Then That. Start with the Google Contacts channel and the New contact added to group trigger. For your action, you'...
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How do I auto-reply to text messages received through Google Voice?

So what we're going to do is configure Google Voice to send an email to Gmail when it gets a text. When Gmail gets that email, based on matching filter selection rules, it will automatically reply ...
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Google Voice not automatically notifying new text message

In the app settings, go to "Sync and notifications" Under the Notifications heading, there's an option for "Receive text messages" Select "Via the Google Voice app" That worked for me.
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