International Text Messaging
Sending International text messages to foreign countries.
No sign up, activation or contacting us is needed. Any IV Cellular customer with a text capable phone can take advantage of sending international text messages.
Composing and sending an international text message is just a bit different than sending a normal text message, however just as easy. (see below for full directions and details)
COST PER TEXT MESSAGE:
$.25 for incoming international text messages*
$.25 for outgoing international text messages*
*International incoming and outgoing text messaging charges are extra and are not part of or included with any IV Cellular text messaging plan monthly messaging allowance
HOW TO SEND AN INTERNATIONAL TEXT MESSAGE:
If you do not know the Message recipient’s Carrier Country code,
Please contact Customer Service for help locating it.
(011) + (Country Code) + ( Recipient’s 10 Digit Mobile Number)
How it would look on your mobile phone:
There are 3 different incoming/outgoing relationships available:
(Messaging ability (reach) of certain carrier in that area may be limited)
2 way reach: This allows full two-way capability-incoming & outgoing
1.5 way reach: The message can be sent by our customers and the party receiving the msg can reply to the msg. The receiving phone CANNOT initiate a message.
1 way reach: The message can be sent by our customers but the receiving party CANNOT reply nor initiate a message.