SMS Text: Send a text message

Use this action to send a text message to someone via an SMS text.

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Catalytic SMS Pricing by Country
Send Messages To Per Message
Afghanistan $0.10
Albania $0.10
Algeria $0.11
American Samoa $0.13
Andorra $0.11
Angola $0.07
Anguilla $0.06
Antigua and Barbuda $0.06
Argentina $0.08
Armenia $0.09
Aruba $0.06
Australia $0.07
Austria $0.10
Azerbaijan $0.15
Bahamas $0.06
Bahrain $0.13
Bangladesh $0.10
Barbados $0.06
Belarus $0.13
Belgium $0.11
Belize $0.06
Benin $0.12
Bermuda $0.06
Bhutan $0.09
Bolivia $0.08
Bosnia and Herzegovina $0.09
Botswana $0.11
Brazil $0.07
Brunei $0.03
Bulgaria $0.14
Burkina Faso $0.06
Burundi $0.11
Cambodia $0.12
Cameroon $0.15
Canada $0.02
Cape Verde $0.08
Cayman Islands $0.06
Central Africa $0.03
Chad $0.09
Chile $0.07
China $0.04
Colombia $0.06
Comoros $0.04
Congo $0.08
Cook Islands $0.04
Costa Rica $0.05
Croatia $0.06
Cuba $0.09
Cyprus $0.09
Czech Republic $0.08
Denmark $0.04
Djibouti $0.11
Dominica $0.06
Dominican Republic $0.07
DR Congo $0.10
East Timor $0.12
Ecuador $0.10
Egypt $0.09
El Salvador $0.05
Equatorial Guinea $0.05
Eritrea $0.11
Estonia $0.11
Ethiopia $0.08
Falkland Islands $0.08
Faroe Islands $0.03
Fiji $0.11
Finland $0.09
France $0.09
French Guiana $0.19
French Polynesia $0.18
Gabon $0.08
Gambia $0.07
Georgia $0.13
Germany $0.10
Ghana $0.06
Gibraltar $0.04
Greece $0.07
Greenland $0.05
Grenada $0.07
Guadeloupe $0.10
Guam $0.10
Guatemala $0.06
Guernsey $0.04
Guinea $0.16
Guinea-Bissau $0.16
Guyana $0.06
Haiti $0.06
Honduras $0.06
Hong Kong $0.09
Hungary $0.10
Iceland $0.07
India $0.02
Indonesia $0.13
Iran $0.06
Iraq $0.12
Ireland $0.08
Israel $0.12
Italy $0.10
Ivory Coast $0.16
Jamaica $0.06
Japan $0.09
Jersey $0.05
Jordan $0.12
Kazakhstan $0.13
Kenya $0.08
Kiribati $0.09
Korea Republic of $0.06
Kosovo $0.10
Kuwait $0.06
Kyrgyzstan $0.11
Laos PDR $0.06
Latvia $0.09
Lebanon $0.07
Lesotho $0.11
Liberia $0.08
Libya $0.11
Liechtenstein $0.04
Lithuania $0.05
Luxembourg $0.09
Macau $0.04
Macedonia $0.10
Madagascar $0.10
Malawi $0.10
Malaysia $0.06
Maldives $0.04
Mali $0.11
Malta $0.06
Marshall Islands $0.13
Martinique $0.17
Mauritania $0.10
Mauritius $0.08
Mexico $0.06
Micronesia $0.08
Moldova $0.07
Monaco $0.16
Mongolia $0.08
Montenegro $0.05
Montserrat $0.06
Morocco $0.09
Mozambique $0.05
Myanmar $0.12
Namibia $0.07
Nepal $0.12
Netherlands $0.11
Netherlands Antilles $0.06
New Caledonia $0.15
New Zealand $0.12
Nicaragua $0.07
Niger $0.15
Nigeria $0.12
Niue $0.02
Norfolk Island $0.04
Northern Mariana Islands $0.06
Norway $0.07
Oman $0.09
Pakistan $0.06
Palau $0.11
Palestinian Territory $0.12
Panama $0.07
Papua New Guinea $0.06
Paraguay $0.04
Peru $0.07
Philippines $0.05
Poland $0.05
Portugal $0.06
Puerto Rico $0.05
Qatar $0.07
Reunion/Mayotte $0.23
Romania $0.08
Russia $0.13
Rwanda $0.08
Samoa $0.06
San Marino $0.10
Sao Tome and Principe $0.14
Saudi Arabia $0.09
Senegal $0.15
Serbia $0.10
Seychelles $0.12
Sierra Leone $0.06
Singapore $0.06
Slovakia $0.11
Slovenia $0.06
Solomon Islands $0.09
Somalia $0.11
South Africa $0.04
South Sudan $0.07
Spain $0.10
Sri Lanka $0.11
St Kitts and Nevis $0.10
St Lucia $0.06
St Pierre and Miquelon $0.13
St Vincent Grenadines $0.07
Sudan $0.09
Suriname $0.08
Swaziland $0.07
Sweden $0.11
Switzerland $0.08
Syria $0.14
Taiwan $0.06
Tajikistan $0.13
Tanzania $0.09
Thailand $0.04
Togo $0.07
Tonga $0.08
Trinidad and Tobago $0.09
Tunisia $0.10
Turkey $0.04
Turkmenistan $0.12
Turks and Caicos Islands $0.06
Tuvalu $0.11
Uganda $0.11
Ukraine $0.11
United Arab Emirates $0.04
United Kingdom $0.05
United States $0.02
Unknown $0.11
Uruguay $0.10
Uzbekistan $0.12
Vanuatu $0.10
Venezuela $0.06
Vietnam $0.11
Virgin Islands, British $0.06
Virgin Islands, U.S. $0.03
Wallis and Futuna $0.12
Yemen $0.10
Zambia $0.11
Zimbabwe $0.12

Per message cost subject to change per Twilio.

Use case

  • Option to receive communications via SMS text, instead of email, to accommodate user preferences and workforces who don’t have corporate email
  • More immediate notifications
  • Avoid overflowing inboxes

How to configure this action

The SMS text is formatted in the following way, where SMS message is the message set during configuration.

SMS FROM: {{instance owner}}
{{SMS message}}

If you test a Workflow with this task, the SMS recipient will not be adjusted during testing. You must manually adjust the recipient during testing to a temporary number or your own number so actual recipients aren’t messaged during the test. After testing, you can change it back to the intended recipient.

Fields for this action

  • Phone number

    • The phone number of the text recipient. Multiple recipients are supported using comma separated values.
  • SMS message

What will this output?

This action sends a text to all recipients. The action will also return an output field with the status of the action.

Output fields for this action

  • smsSent

    • True or False for whether the SMS was delivered successfully.

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