in Email to SMS

If you’re using Email to SMS to send your text messages you may be wondering if you can also receive them the same way … well the answer is yes!

Follow these simple steps and you’ll have SMS to Email set up in no time…

Step 1: If you haven’t got one, get a virtual mobile number.

It can take up to 48 hours to get this registered with all the mobile operators, but if you’re in a rush let us know using live chat below and we’ll do our best to hurry it up for you.

When this has been done you’ll receive an email from us letting you know.

Step 2: Login to fastsms and select Virtual Mobile Numbers from the Settings menu.

SMS to Email

Step 3: Click ‘Settings’ for the number you’d like to use for SMS to Email (NB: you can use more than one number)

Step 4: Under the Forwarding options, simply enter the email addresses you’d like to have incoming messages sent to and click ‘Update Settings‘.

Note: You need to put your Virtual Mobile Number in the Subject line of your Email to SMS message to enable replies to be received as SMS to email.

NB: To only forward incoming messages containing a specific keyword take a look at the Keyword Processing settings for your virtual mobile number.

Click to read more about Virtual Mobile Numbers.