Julianne had to leave for work, but before that, she had to send a very important message, from her computer to one of her colleague's cell phone. She was hunting for ways to do and she had no luck doing that. She was about to give up after looking up loads of websites which claimed to do that. Finally by chance she stumbled upon such a website and heaved a sigh of relief. With the help of instructions given there, on the website, she was on her way to sending message from desktop computer to cell phone.
Don't worry it is not that tough, texting someone from a computer. In fact, it is almost a breeze. If you were looking for information on it, the following text may prove to be useful.
Text Messages from Computer to Cell Phone
You are going to send a text message so it is obvious that you need to know the cell phone number of that person. So getting the cell phone number and the area code in order is the first thing to be done. It will be great if you know the service provider as well, but it is not mandatory. Although knowing about it, may prove to be a bit of an advantage.
The next thing to do is to go to your mail and start composing a mail in your email account. Remember that the text should have around 160 characters (not words - characters) and not more than that. More than that it will be considered as the second text message.
Now, let us say that the person you are thinking of texting has an AT&T SIM. What you need to do now is put the10 digit cell phone number followed by @txt.att.net. That's it! You are done! Just press the send button and you have sent a text message from your computer! Wasn't that easy, sending text from PC to cell phone?
The person you want to text to does not have AT&T, he or she has T-Mobile. Not a problem! Instead of AT&T address, just enter @tmomail.net following the cell phone number and send it.
If by chance, you do not know the carrier or the service provider, no problem. All you have to do is address the message to the cell phone number adding @teleflip.com.
This was just one way of texting from a computer through email. There is another way to text cell phone from computer. There are websites, which allow you to send texts from your computer to a cell phone. Take a look at a few such sites popular for texting.
Text Messages through Websites
SMS Everywhere is one of the simplest and user-friendly services for sending text messages. Just type in the message and the give the phone number. You do not even need to know the service provider to send the message from this website.
There is another website which provides you the service to SMS text from computer. This is called txt2day. It is extremely easy to use. What you need to do is to just enter the cell phone number, service provider and email address which is optional. The best part about this particular service that it helps you look up the service provider based on the cell phone number. Moreover, it helps blocks your number, from those users, if they spam you using this service.
See, sending text messages from your computer is so easy! You just have to look around and you will find many such sites for texting. So that's it! I sign off here!