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How to Send an SMS using Python Helper Library

Posted by on Apr 23, 2018 4:45:53 PM

This tutorial will guide you on how to send an SMS using the message API from the python helper library.

To follow this tutorial, you would need:

  • An account with . Please click here to signup
  • Some credits in your account to send SMS
  • Python 2.7 or 3.4+
  • Your account’s Auth ID and Auth Token from your dashboard (As shown below)

How to Send SMS using Python -

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1. Get the Library

Quick Installation

Manual Installation

2. Send An SMS

Astute readers will notice that the destination field is an array. This means that for sending SMS to multiple destinations (Bulk SMS), simply add comma separated entries to the destination array.

This is a REST API provided by  and has built-in support for long SMS and also supports multilingual (unicode) characters.

Access the Karix Pyhon Helper Library on Github

For detailed information, check out the message API Docs and messaging related FAQs

Topics: How-To, SMS, Python

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