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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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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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Send QR code via SMS?

As mentioned in my comment to Demerit's answer I successfully achieved my objective to send a QR code to an event participant's phone (albeit the URL and not the image). I installed the Clickatell ...
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clickatell sms "Recipient phone number is invalid or recipient does not want to receive SMS"

Looks like sites/all/modules/civicrm/CRM/Activity/BAO/Activity.php is failing in function function sendSMSMessage( because $doNotSms = TRUE; on line 3154. Set it to false and you should be Ok. However,...
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Clickatell 2 way messaging- not receiving inbound sms

Are the replies showing up as new contacts? - this happens if Civi can't match the reply to a contact. For Twilio you have to use the full international number when sending the SMS, because that's ...
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SMS not showing up in the actions menu

I just had to set the contact telephone to "Mobile". Thanks @Demerit.
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Send QR code via SMS?

It doesn't look like the Twilio extension supports MMS at the moment and probably not Clickatell either but you can text the recipient the link to the QR code. It looks like you would need a public ...
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clickatell sms "Recipient phone number is invalid or recipient does not want to receive SMS"

Have raised this as an issue with the extension maintainers: https://github.com/veda-consulting/org.civicrm.sms.clickatell/issues/20
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