How to use a phone number to receive rule notifications?

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Applies To

  • MyGeotab
  • Rules notifications
  • Text Notifications

Procedure

  1. Click on Rules & Groups
  2. Click on Rules
  3. Select the rule in question
  4. Go to the Notifications tab 
  5. Click on Add Email
  6. Select the TEMPLATE
  7. Under EMAIL paste the phone number following the templates that are shown in the Additional Information section. 
  8. Click on Add
  9. Once you have added all the contacts to receive text notifications, click on Save

Additional Information

Note: The email address needs to be included in one of the users in the database. 

"Email to Text Conversions" for different carriers:

Alltel: phonenumber@message.alltel.com 
AT&T: phonenumber@txt.att.net 
T-Mobile: phonenumber@tmomail.net 
Virgin Mobile: phonenumber@vmobl.com 
Sprint: phonenumber@pm.sprint.com
Verizon: phonenumber@vtext.com 
Nextel: phonenumber@messaging.nextel.com 
US Cellular: phonenumber@mms.uscc.net
Rogers:  phonenumber@pcs.rogers.com
Bell:  phonenumber@txt.bell.ca
Telus: phonenumber@msg.telus.com 

If you cannot locate the email convention for a specific carrier or if you are in doubt, confirm the format directly with the carrier.