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Can Twilio 'from' number be a text field with the organisation name?

Yes, it's easy. You have to ask Twilio customer support to enable 'Alphanumeric Sender ID' in your project. Here's the link for that. Once that's done then all you need to do is to set the 'From=' ...
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Is unicode not supported in clickatell SMS extension?

I suspect the unicode issue arises from the clickatell extension. It uses the utf8_decode() function to decode the message text from a UTF-8 string to ISO-8859-1 before posting to Clickatell. Hence ...
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Send new SMS from SMS callback function

To send a auto-reply for an incoming SMS you can use Auto-reply twilio extension. You can modify the extension to support for your provider as this extension supports for only Twilio. HTH Pradeep
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Sending MMS through CiviCRM?

I think there'd be some work required for this. In addition to updating the civi core forms to handle pics, the twilio integration hasn't really been updated in years, so it wouldn't support pics ...
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Can we be notified when civi recieves an SMS?

Lisa, Welcome to CiviCRM SE. Since Civi stores response as a activity, you can create schedule reminders to send sms/email for Activity type 'Inbound SMS' with 0 hrs after activity date time and limit ...
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Sending SMS Error : Invalid or missing integration API Key

Zeak, As per Clickatell api documentation the api url to send sms is https://platform.clickatell.com/messages/http/send?apiKey=xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx==&to=xxxxxxxxxxx&content=Test+message+text ...
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Twilio - how to disable inbound SMS

The install instructions at https://wiki.civicrm.org/confluence/pages/viewpage.action?pageId=86213770#SettingupaSMSProviderforCiviSMS-twilio say In Twilio account settings, go to Numbers and click on ...
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What causes the SMS system to stop working and throw DB errors?

This error does show up in Civi 4.7.8 on Drupal 7.x. @PeteRoss Thanks. Haven't had chance to upgrade to 4.7.9 yet. Had to send scheduled event SMS to members, so modified sql in if statement in CRM/...
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Inbound SMS from Twilio not showing up in CiviCRM (getting 404 error on HTTP POST)

The callback path shown in your Twilio debug is /civicrm/sms/callback?provider=org.civicrm.sms.twilio For WordPress, this needs to be /?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fsms%2Fcallback&provider=org....
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Error reaching public extensions directory

In this situation, some possibilities to evaluate: There is a problem on civicrm.org, but it only occurs on a subpage. For example, in v4.7.x (and maybe 4.6.x), it fetches the subpage /single (e.g. ...
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Bulk sms is changing my URL

My preferred solution is to use this extension (which should be 4.4 compatible) rather than manually digging around the database. Hope that helps! https://github.com/PalanteJon/coop.palantetech....
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Clickatell SMS Troublshooting

Aha, nothing wrong with either extension, after some time I finally noticed the timezone mismatch with the server
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List unassigned Inbound SMS activities

This might not meet your needs but it can be done from the Support menu under api4 explorer (but not api3). Choose activity - get, and then for the where clause pick assignees.id Is Null. Then click ...
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SMS and "view in browser"

If you have a CiviMail and you get the view link for it and add a contact id and checksum tokens as you would normally (so you'll end up with something like /civicrm/mailing/view?reset=1&id=NNN&...
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Sending MMS through CiviCRM?

an other option would be to use Whatsapp. I saw there's a beginning of an integration. And there's no cost per message. I'm thinking of Whatsapp as a good alternative to e-mail that people just don't ...
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Action "Outbound SMS" from Contact screen not working

There were some problems in 5.40 with sms if using popup screens. It's fixed in 5.40.3 https://lab.civicrm.org/dev/core/-/issues/2777. Temporary workaround if you don't want to update is turn off ...
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Twilio Inbound SMS: 404/502 Responses

The problem may have had to do with SSL certificates. Callback was using a HTTPS POST callback URL but no SSL certificate was in place. After switching the callback URL to HTTP POST, we are now ...
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Anyone want to try programming an extension for the world's easiest sms provider?

Looking at the api it seems to be very simple one to implement. You can do it by using reference from https://github.com/osseed/com.osseed.sms.mysmsmantra
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outgoing sms activity link to provider when using multiple providers?

From the db schema https://doc.symbiotic.coop/dev/civicrm/latest/schema/tables/civicrm_sms_provider.html It looks like you might be after the sms_provider_id from the civicrm_mailing table, or ...
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Twilio extension failure w/ DB Error: unknown error

Drop index civicrm_mailing_event_queue (table civicrm_mailing_event_queue) then re-create it. After doing this, run the following check: check table civicrm_mailing_event_queue You should get a ...
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Forward/Copy SMS to CiviCRM

I don't think that your standard SMS gateways are going to be able to cater to this. You could certainly set something up where CiviCRM forward SMS it receives from a gateway to specific people with ...
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WordPress Twilio Inbound SMS Callback URL failing when request method is POST

Your webhook callback URL is off. It should be https://mydomain.com/?page=CiviCRM&q=civicrm%2Fsms%2Fcallback&provider=org.civicrm.sms.twilio
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SMS not working in 4.7.23

Searched the www directory for files containing 'editMessageDetails' (grep -inr "editmessagedetails" /var/www/) and compared the result for two different civi installations. Faulty installation had ...
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SMS Message text is incorrect

Maximum SMS length is defined by the MAX_SMS_CHAR constant in ../sites/all/modules/civicrm/CRM/SMS/Provider.php.
Djordje Marjanovic's user avatar
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Error reaching public extensions directory

It is working fine today. Must have been a temporary access issue.
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Error reaching public extensions directory

There have been intermittent connectivity issues with our civicrm.org server this week. We've observed this ourselves as well for a number of our projects.
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What causes the SMS system to stop working and throw DB errors?

It appears that Civi on WordPress was throwing an extra } into the query from the file Mailingjob.php line 547. I hope this helps someone else and is there some way we can check if this affects others?...
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Looking for CiviSMS extension. New version?

Did you have a look at the extensions directory on: https://civicrm.org/extensions filter for SMS Select one and you'll find the download link Note that both Clickatell and Twilio don't have a 4.7....
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When sending SMS messages - contacts must have mobile phone set as primary

I tracked down the bug here: https://issues.civicrm.org/jira/browse/CRM-18713 CiviCRM is suppose to send to your mobile number even if it is not the primary one.
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CiviSMS extension

I don't think whatever PHP requirement you have is coming from CiviCRM or the Twilio extension. CiviCRM definitely doesn't require PHP 5.5 - and the Twilio code hasn't really changed for years, so I ...
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