Sending SMS & MMS Messages


URL:

https://api2.protexting.com/v1/sms/send?access_token=your_access_token


Method:

POST

* limit: 10 SMS per same recipient number per minute
  • The limit for outgoing SMS is 480 characters - sent as multipart message (3 SMS)

  • Each SMS will count as 1 credit

  • IMPORTANT: Please test your campaign well before going live to make sure the correct number of SMS are sent out.

 

Request parameters:

* required parameters

Parameter Description
MobilePhone  String, valid phone number
SendFrom  String, valid phone number (account short code or long number) see here »
Message  String
ResourceLink  String, valid URL  »
Subject  String
 * "SendFrom" parameter can be used if multiple short codes and long numbers are set in the account. If empty, account code/s will be used as default "SendFrom" on a rotating basis

Response parameters:

Parameter Description
Id  String
DeliveryReportUrl  String
Message  String

Example Request:

curl -i -H "Accept:application/json" -H "Content-Type:application/json" -XPOST "https://api2.protexting.com/v1/sms/send?access_token=your_access_token" -d '{"MobilePhone":"16461234567","Message":"Test Message","ResourceLink":""}'

Example Response Headers:

Status Code: 200 OK
Cache-Control: no-store, no-cache, must-revalidate, post-check=0, pre-check=0
Connection: Keep-Alive
Content-Type: application/xml; charset=utf-8
Keep-Alive: timeout=5, max=100
Link: <https://api2.protexting.com/v1/sms/send?access_token=your_access_token>; 
rel=self Pragma: no-cache Transfer-Encoding: chunked X-Pagination-Current-Page: 1 X-Pagination-Page-Count: 1 X-Pagination-Per-Page: 100 X-Pagination-Total-Count: 1 X-Powered-By: PHP/5.6.2 X-Rate-Limit-Limit: 60 X-Rate-Limit-Remaining: 59 X-Rate-Limit-Reset: 0

Example Response Body:

{
    	"Id":"8cccf554cd42bf1b22bcc2d9b4e4571a4a87c9d0",
        "DeliveryReportUrl": "https://api2.protexting.com/v1/sms/delivery-report?access_token=your_access_token&id=8cccf554cd42bf1b22bcc2d9b4e4571a4a87c9d0",
"Message":"Text message to 1646xxxxxxx has been sent."
}
<response>
    <Id>8cccf554cd42bf1b22bcc2d9b4e4571a4a87c9d0</Id>
    <DeliveryReportUrl>https://api2.protexting.com/v1/sms/delivery-report?access_token=your_access_token&id=8cccf554cd42bf1b22bcc2d9b4e4571a4a87c9d0</DeliveryReportUrl>
<Message>Text message to 1646xxxxxxx has been sent.</Message> </response>
 
 

HTTP Status Codes:

The standard HTTP Status Codes are used. More information is available here: http://www.iana.org/assignments/http-status-codes/http-status-codes.xhtml

Error Codes:

Error Codes and Examples here »

 

Resource File Requirements
File type: jpg, gif, bmp, png, tiff
Recommended audio length: no more than 60 seconds
Keep at a high bitrate
Size: 70.00MB
 Do not support animated GIF files