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How to Text Message to a Mobile Device from an Email Account

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Problem or Question:

How do I send an email to a mobile phone number from my Gmail?

Environment:

Gmail

Solution or Answer:

You can send email to a phone using virtually any email client or host.

1) If you do not know what carrier the number is you may be able to find it by going to one of these links:

http://tnid.us/

http://www.telcodata.us/search-area-code-exchange-detail

http://www.fonefinder.net/

2) Once you know the carrier, find the appropriate convention below:


Alltel

[10-digit phone number]@message.alltel.com Example: 2125551212@message.alltel.com

AT&T (formerly Cingular)
[10-digit-number]@mms.att.net Example: 2125551212@mms.att.net

Boost Mobile
[10-digit phone number]@myboostmobile.com Example: 2125551212@myboostmobile.com

Cricket Communications
[10-digit phone number]@mms.mycricket.com Example: 1234567890@mms.mycricket.com

Metro PCS
[10-digit telephone number]@mymetropcs.com Example: 5552228888@mymetropcs.com

Nextel (now part of Sprint Nextel)
[10-digit telephone number]@messaging.nextel.com Example: 7035551234@messaging.nextel.com

Sprint (now Sprint Nextel)
[10-digit phone number]@messaging.sprintpcs.com Example: 2125551234@messaging.sprintpcs.com

T-Mobile
[10-digit phone number]@tmomail.net Example: 4251234567@tmomail.net

Verizon
[10-digit phone number]@vtext.com Example: 5552223333@vtext.com

Virgin Mobile USA
[10-digit phone number]@vmobl.com Example: 5551234567@vmobl.com


Submitted by: JLT




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03rd July 2014 12:11:37 pm

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