A message sent (originating) from a mobile handset to an application via Clickatell.
A message sent from an application to (terminating on) a mobile handset via Clickatell.
Premium rated message
A mobile user is charged a premium rate to send messages to a particular short or long code. This service is not available in all regions; please contact an account manager for more information.
This refers to the portion of the premium charge associated with a premium rated message, which is passed on to the content provider.
This is the Clickatell customer who is offering one or more services that are usually premium rated SMS systems.
A registered Clickatell customer utilising the Clickatell API for message delivery and receipt.
The from address that appears on the user’s handset. This is also known as the message originator or source address. A Sender ID must be registered within your account and approved by us before it may be used.
The mobile number/MSISDN of the handset to which the message must be delivered. The number should be in international number format, e.g. country code + local mobile number, excluding the leading zero (0).
See "Sender ID" above.
A short number which is common across all the operators for a specific region.
The mobile network subscriber who owns the mobile number (MSISDN) which will send or receive SMS messages, or be billed for premium rated services.
A network operator, third party or our own short message service centre (SMSC).