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Open Sending - Send to any Mobile

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Using the service in what we call 'open sending' mode allows you to send emails from one or more addresses of your choosing and have those relayed as an SMS text message to any mobile number you wish.

It's easy to define email addresses that are allowed to send from your account, enabling them to text with speed from the comfort of their keyboard.

How does it work?


First of all you will need to pre-define the email address of the sender, easily managed when logged in to your account. The system can then recognise the email address when it contacts us at which point our we will relay the contents of that email.

Once an email address is setup it can then send emails to...


<mobile number>@text.aql.com    (eg. 07740123456@text.aql.com)

At which point the first 160 characters (or more if you choose) of the email would be relayed on as an SMS text message to the specified mobile number. Your account will be charged 1 credit per text message sent for most locations. Some destinations are charged at higher rates...

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