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International SMS numbers

August 31st, 2009

To send a text message via the Hosting Ireland SMS API to an international number, the number needs to be formatted in such a way that the gateway knows how to route the message.

If the number was being sent to a UK number (country code +44), and the number itself was 07832165422 then the international number would be formatted as:

This same format should work throughout all the mobile networks, but if any mobile networks report a problem with the number, then you can try the following formats as well:

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