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sms serviceAsked by GELYGRANDE on October 09, 2012 at 08:54 AM
hello my name is Angel and I'm from Spain
I have an open account with you with the user: email@example.com
I'm making reservation forms for the restaurant: www.rustikacafe.net
I wonder if I can integrate a message service SMS confirmation to the customer and / or also the restaurant
Hello Angel. It won't be possible to send an email-to-SMS message within JotForm's basic features. However, most mobile phone service providers provide nowadays an email gateway for SMS services.
Example (US mobile phone services):
Virgin Mobile: firstname.lastname@example.org
Where phonenumber is the recipient's 10-digit phone number
For the restaurant, it's easy to set up a recipient for the email notification since you can manually enter the email address there. Typing in the 10-digit mobile phone number followed by the email address domain name should work fine.
However, this will be quite difficult to achieve for the auto-responder since the form user should know the email address domain name (@domain.com) that he will be using, together with his mobile phone number.
You can find a list of a mail-to-sms gateway on this web page: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_SMS_gateways
Please let us know if you have further questions.