Sending an Email as a Text Message

This information is provided for convenience. WKU ITS does not support sending emails as text messages to mobile devices. For further information or instructions, please contact your cell phone service provider.

Issue/Question

How do I send an email as a text message to a cell phone?

Resolution

  1. Compose an email as you normally would. 
  2. In the To: field, enter in the destination cell phone number, and the correct domain ending for the service provider. Some popular providers are listed below. 
  3. Send the message like you would a regular email.
AT&T @txt.att.net
Metro PCS @metropcs.sms.us
Nextel @messaging.nextel.com
Sprint @messaging.sprintpcs.com
T-Mobile @tmomail.net
U.S. Cellular @email.uscc.net
Verizon @vtext.com
Virgin Mobile @vtext.com

Details

Article ID: 3423
Created
Thu 11/21/19 3:45 PM
Modified
Tue 11/26/19 3:38 PM