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SMS sharing

dslrBooth allows your guests to send their photos directly to their mobile phones using an SMS (text) message.

You'll need to setup an account with Twilio, an SMS provider to handle sending out the SMS messages. Refer to the video below for more information. You'll need 3 pieces of information from twilio, your purchased phone number, Account SID and Auth Token. 

Make sure your SMS Number in dslrBooth is registered with twilio. You can check that under: Programmable SMS > Phone Numbers . The purchased # must have SMS capbabilities. 

This instructional video outlines how this feature can be configured.

1. Go to twilio.com and click Sign Up.

2. Click on Dashboard.

3. Click on the three dots icon on the left hand side. Choose Phone Numbers under Super Network.

4. Click Get Your First Number. This will give you a unique phone number. Click Choose This Number. This will bring you to the Phone Numbers page.

5. Click on the Home button in the left hand corner (Console Dashboard)

Your Account SID and Auth Token will be listed here. 

Click Billing on the left hand side to upgrade to the full account to be able to use SMS.

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    Donald J. Van Wie

    Video no longer coincides with what the www.twilio.com link leads too.... Twilio ShareGrid? Can't even find how to get original Twilio offer before this new, strange link.

    Thank you ...

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    Donald J. Van Wie

    ...sorry, it's goes to "Twilio SendGrid" ... Even when I click on the link to Twilio that I provided in my previous post.

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