Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.
Buying anything on Amazon? Please use the Geekzone Amazon aff link.




61 posts

Master Geek


Topic # 28274 24-Nov-2008 20:22 Send private message

Hi,

Does anyone know if the Vodem is just like a "standard" GSM modem - i.e can you connect to it via a virtual com port and send it a bunch of AT commands in order to send and retrive SMS messages? If so, will it work with a standard SIM (preferably prepay) - or does it require one on an account and data plan (i.e. I'm just looking for something that can be used to programaticaticaly send/receieve SMS messages - dont need the whole internet data thing).

Cheers,

Create new topic
16656 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 1468

Trusted
Vodafone NZ

  Reply # 180059 24-Nov-2008 20:51 Send private message

Vodem can do SMS on any connection prepay/on account standard




11362 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 624

Trusted
Subscriber

  Reply # 180291 25-Nov-2008 20:31 Send private message

A friend is using one since the 5110 that they used before died, seems reliable for it. bestmate makes it viable to monitor lots by text.




Richard rich.ms

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





Trending now »

Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Click Monday Deals
Created by mrtoken, last reply by Krishant007 on 24-Nov-2014 17:11 (25 replies)
Pages... 2


Gigatown winner town and plans
Created by freitasm, last reply by toaster on 27-Nov-2014 09:26 (49 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Gull Employment Dispute.
Created by networkn, last reply by Geektastic on 26-Nov-2014 16:35 (142 replies)
Pages... 8 9 10


The Warehouse pulling R18 games and DVD's
Created by semigeek, last reply by mattwnz on 26-Nov-2014 16:13 (56 replies)
Pages... 2 3 4


Lollipop no more
Created by ronw, last reply by kiwitrc on 26-Nov-2014 13:44 (13 replies)

Knock off electronics in The Warehouse
Created by jpoc, last reply by openmedia on 26-Nov-2014 13:01 (13 replies)

Current Netflix payment method as of Nov 14 - Cant pay
Created by andynz, last reply by Dratsab on 26-Nov-2014 17:17 (34 replies)
Pages... 2 3


HP Stream 7 arrives
Created by gnfb, last reply by nathan on 27-Nov-2014 08:34 (21 replies)
Pages... 2



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.