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How to send an SMS inside Slack

Pre-requisites:
  1. For US/Canada, all our local numbers are SMS enabled.
  2. US/Canada toll-free numbers are not yet SMS enabled.
  3. For other countries, you will have to choose a local mobile number. For availability, please check the list when you pick your number or drop us a mail on support@ottspott.co .
Send a new SMS:
 
  1. On any channel inside Slack you can send a new SMS with the slash command " /ottspott-sms ".
  2. Enter the phone number with the right country prefix.
  3. Enter the text you want to send.

Example:

(SMS to American number) " /ottspott-sms 1XXXXXXXXXX Hello from Ottspott "

(SMS to French number) " /ottspott-sms 33XXXXXXXXX Hello from Ottspott "