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Topic # 230359 20-Feb-2018 23:53
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My son's primary school is out of cell phone coverage. I am wondering if it is possible to email texts to phones for the announcements of school closure. This is a school which closes at times due to flooding on the main road.

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  Reply # 1961263 21-Feb-2018 01:48
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Yeah, there are services like Spark eTXT https://www.spark.co.nz/etxt




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  Reply # 1961296 21-Feb-2018 07:59
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Brilliant, thanks

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  Reply # 1961297 21-Feb-2018 08:02
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Yeah, there are services like Spark eTXT https://www.spark.co.nz/etxt

 

 

 

 

Vodafones equivalent www.vodafone.co.nz/multiTXT


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  Reply # 1961298 21-Feb-2018 08:04
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Vodafone also offer free2txt

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  Reply # 1961312 21-Feb-2018 08:26
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Linux: Vodafone also offer free2txt

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Vodafone say they are retiring the service and it is no longer available,

 

I use Pushover app, send / forward an email to your unique address and the app gets it.

 

So far, very fast and hasn't missed.


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  Reply # 1961323 21-Feb-2018 08:52
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My school uses http://schoolappsnz.co.nz/ Its a great app 


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