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amaal ali
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Username: Amaal

Post Number: 2
Registered: 03-2007
Posted on Tuesday, August 05, 2008 - 07:44 am:   

Dears,
I need to configure Nowsms as SMPP server ,and redirect the sent messages to specified url to filter them before sending
Kindly,Can anyone help me.
Thanks in advance.
Kamel Fahd
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Username: Kfsmart

Post Number: 30
Registered: 01-2008
Posted on Wednesday, August 13, 2008 - 12:51 pm:   

Hi Amaal

first go to the Web tab and check Enable SMPP server and then mention a port number for SMPP server.
then go to users tab and add a new user.
check enable SMPP for this user.
and then check Route received messages to user via SMPP.
You can also restrict to specific IP(s).

I hope this will help you.
Des - NowSMS Support
Board Administrator
Username: Desosms

Post Number: 6
Registered: 08-2008
Posted on Tuesday, August 19, 2008 - 03:44 pm:   

Hi Amaal,

Kamel gave you a good response with some of the basics.

However, he didn't address the issue of sending the messages to a URL for filtering.

The best way to accomplish this is to implement the SMSSend Pre-Auth callback, as described in the following document:

http://nowsms.com/support/bulletins/tb-nowsms-001.htm

The way this works, each time an SMPP user submits a message, before NowSMS accepts it, it calls your URL to determine whether or not the message should be accepted.

Note that the link that I referenced above is a little old and in need of updating, as it does not describe all of the URL parameters that are present in the callback. You will also receive a "To=" parameter indicating the intended recipient of the message, and a "Text=" (if text) or "Data=" (if binary) parameter with the details of the message. Your callback can use that information to determine whether or not to allow the message to be accepted.

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Des
NowSMS Support

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