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SMS GET API - Nellalink


Below is the API configuration for SENDING SMS.


Below is the API configuration for CHECK SMS Balance.


Below is the API configuration for authenticating username with password.


Below is the explanation of the components of the API

Username: Your Nellalink.com account username

Password: Your Nellalink.com account password

Sender: The sender ID to show on the receipient's phone

Message: The text message to be sent

Recipient : The destination phone numbers. Separate multiple numbers with comma()

dnd_option: Set how you want the phone numbers on DND to be handled. Valid options are:

1 = Filter DND Phone numbers before sending SMS

2 = Send all messages via the Basic Route. DND phone numbers are not charged

3= Send message via the Basic route but send to those on DND via the Corporate Route.

4= Use corporate route for all the phone numbers

Balance: Set to "true" only when you want to check your credit balance

Balance: Set to "true" only when you want to check your credit balance



Below is the list of the Server Responses and their meanings

2904=SMS Sending Failed
2905=Invalid username/password combination
2906=Credit exhausted
2907=Gateway unavailable
2908=Invalid schedule date format
2909=Unable to schedule
2910=Username is empty
2911=Password is empty
2912=Recipient is empty
2913=Message is empty
2914=Sender is empty
2915=One or more required fields are empty
2916=Sender ID not allowed


For instance, after sending a message, a response similar to the one below might be generated.

OK 21 08033333333,08022222222,08055555555

This means: OK "no of sms credits used" "GSM numbers that failed"

where 21=no of sms credits used
and 08033333333,08022222222,08055555555 are the 3 numbers that failed

Note that it is of best practice to urlencode the API for successful delivery.