FAQs - SMS text messages
 

Flextel has a dedicated SMS system for our account holders to access and control their numbers quickly and efficiently, enter a simple text sequence, press send and Flextelís automated systems will do the rest.

This is a useful feature for customers on the go or for account managers to give limited functionality to their user base, franchiseesí or other users who require limited access for controlling their numbers.

For mor information on using these features please follow the links below.

  • Rerouting using Dial in, SMS or Smartphone App
  • Frequently Asked Questions SMS

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    Not at this time. Flextel is hoping to deliver this as soon as practicable.
     
     
    No. This is a dedicated number connected to our SMS reroute gateway servers.
     
     
    Sorry, No. Please contact your handset or airtime provider.
     
     
    No. The Flextel Gateway is only used for reroute commands.
     
     
    No, but you may have to pay your Mobile Service Provider to send the message. For more information see the SMS Rerouting feature.
     
     
    See the instruction book for your phone or the online website for: Nokia, Motorola, SonyEricsson, Siemens, Alcatel. If you phone make is not here, email us and we will add your link.
     
     
    ","See your phone instruction book, if you do not have a # key shown.
     
     
    Flextel will send you an error message if there is any problem processing your request.
     
     
    This varies according to whether you have a pre-pay or subscription based mobile phone. You need to check with the network concerned: Orange, Virgin Mobile, T-Mobile, Vodafone, O2, EE, 3.
     
     
    You should receive a return message from our gateway, indicating that your command was successful or that there was an error.
     
     
    No, but you may have to pay your Mobile Service Provider to send the message. For more information see the SMS Reroute User Guide.
     
     

    Use +44 7779 700000 when roaming abroad.

    Your Mobile User Guide will explain how to dial the GSM standard international prefix "+". In the UK you can use 0 7779 700000 instead, but remember that this will not work when roaming abroad.