Revision as of 14:09, 2 October 2012
Send text messages from your website or application through CDYNE's two-way SMS Gateway. SMS Notify! uses DIDs or short codes assigned to your account license key to send MT text messages and receive MO text messages. Use a Web Services client in any programming language to interact with SMS Notify! API.
- Your server or application makes a CDYNE SMS Notify! API Request
- CDYNE replies with an API response
- CDYNE sends message to appropriate aggregator
- Aggregator delivers message to appropriate carrier
- Carrier acknowledges receipt of message (short codes only)
- Carrier delivers message to cell phone
SMS Notify! Methods
Send single, immediate text messages from your website or application.
Send single, immediate text messages from your website or application utilizing the PostBackURL feature.
Immediately send or schedule a single text message to multiple phone numbers, or individual messages to multiple recipients. The AdvancedSMSSend method includes a PostBackURL parameter.
The GetMessageStatus method uses the MessageID parameter to return the status of a message.
This method returns all messages with a predefined user ReferenceID set in AdvancedSMSSend method.
This method returns all unread text message responses attached to a single License Key and marks them as read.
CancelMessage uses the Message ID to cancel a message scheduled for a later time or date. Does not work if message was already sent out or queued.
SMS Notify! Documentation Links
PDF document containing all SMS Notify! programming methods with request and response descriptions.
An XML format document that defines SMS Notify! endpoints.
Service operations at endpoint http://sms2.cdyne.com/sms.svc
Service operations at https://sms2.cdyne.com/sms.svc/SecureREST
PDF doc containing carriers supported worldwide. Includes region, country, network name, network type, and reach.
Know when your MT message has been sent or your application has received a MO or response message. CDYNE SMS Notify! API will automatically post information to a URL you specify each time an SMS has been sent or received.
Automated Keyword Management
SMS Notify! API automatically responds to keywords HELP, STOP, CANCEL, UNSUBSCRIBE, QUIT, END, and RESUME.
SMS Error Returns
SMS Notify! API contains a parameter called SMSError, which returns a string indicating errors when sending the text message.
SMS and Invalid Phone Numbers
How SMS Notify! handles invalid phone numbers.