Manage Sender ID
Sender ID allows you to show your company name instead of the reply number.
What is an alphanumeric Sender ID?
Sender IDs allow you to send personalized text messages that do not need a reply. You can apply for Sender IDs that are closely connected to your business; for example, HotPizza, ITDelivery, Insurance This is the best solution for transactional SMSs with order confirmations or temporary security codes.
All Sender IDs are reviewed by our support team.
Note, in several countries the sender ID feature is not supported. Please test before using it in real sending sessions.
Get all your approved Sender IDs
To get all Sender IDs numbers that you have applied for, use:
with these parameters:
|page||No|| ||Fetch the specified results page. The default is 1.|
|limit||No||The number of results per page. The default is 10.|
You will receive the standard paginated response:
|page||3||The current fetched page.|
|limit||25||The number of results per page.|
|pageCount||150||The total number of pages.|
|resources||Array of senderid resources||See next section for senderid resource format details.|
Get the details of a specific Sender ID
To get a single Sender ID, use:
where id is the Sender ID. Note, this command has no parameters.
You will receive a response in the following format:
|id||Numeric sender ID.|
|senderId|| ||Alphanumeric ID.|
|status|| Sender ID statuses:|
|user||user resource||User who applied for this Sender ID.|
Apply for a new Sender ID
To apply for a new Sender ID, use:
with the following parameters:
|senderId||Yes|| || Sender ID that you are applying for.|
|explanation||Yes||Explanation why do you need this Sender ID.|
If successful, you will get the standard link response:
|id||37||Id of a new Sender ID.|
|href||Link to Sender ID.|
Sender IDs are shared between all of your sub-accounts.
Delete a single Sender ID
To delete a specific Sender ID, use:
where id is the Sender ID. Note, this command has no parameters. If successful, this command will return the standard delete response (204 No Content), otherwise the standard error response will be returned.
The next step
You’ve now learned how to manage Sender IDs via TextMagic API. Please take a look at the Messages: Send section to learn how to send text messages using these Sender IDs or continue to the next section to learn more about contact Lists.