Short Message Service (SMS) is the ability to send and receive short alphanumeric messages to and from mobile telephones.
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What are the benefits of SMS? SMS provides a powerful vehicle for service differentiation. The benefits of SMS to the service... How long does it take for my message to arrive? Messages usually arrive within a few seconds (15-30 sec) of clicking the Send button. How long can an SMS message be? A maximum of 160 alphanumeric characters. Can I send my SMS messages to different recipients? Yes. You can add contacts to your online address book, and then send the same SMS to different... What is a short code? A 4 or 5 digit number, e.g.: 1544 A short code number contains digits only, it is never preceded...