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Sending Text Messages from PC to Cell phone?

Using my pc, how can I send a text message to a cell phone?
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Hi there, you need a GSM/3G modem to be able to do this. There are plenty of these devices. You can also buy them in DX.com and they are cheap with free shipping:


Here you can also find a guide on how to use them in detail.

Anthony RussoCommented:
From the following site ,which has further instructions of sending emails that come through as text messages to cell phones. It is very dated (2008) but I think the capability is still available.

How To Send Email To Any Cell Phone (for Free) : http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/email-to-sms/

Free Email To SMS Gateways (Major US Carriers)
Carrier      Email to SMS Gateway
Alltel       [10-digit phone number]@message.alltel.com
Example: 1234567890@message.alltel.com
AT&T (formerly Cingular)       [10-digit phone number]@txt.att.net
[10-digit phone number]@mms.att.net (MMS)
[10-digit phone number]@cingularme.com
Example: 1234567890@txt.att.net
Boost Mobile       [10-digit phone number]@myboostmobile.com
Example: 1234567890@myboostmobile.com
Nextel (now Sprint Nextel)       [10-digit telephone number]@messaging.nextel.com
Example: 1234567890@messaging.nextel.com
Sprint PCS (now Sprint Nextel)       [10-digit phone number]@messaging.sprintpcs.com
[10-digit phone number]@pm.sprint.com (MMS)
Example: 1234567890@messaging.sprintpcs.com
T-Mobile       [10-digit phone number]@tmomail.net
Example: 1234567890@tmomail.net
US Cellular       [10-digit phone number]email.uscc.net (SMS)
[10-digit phone number]@mms.uscc.net (MMS)
Example: 1234567890@email.uscc.net
Verizon       [10-digit phone number]@vtext.com
[10-digit phone number]@vzwpix.com (MMS)
Example: 1234567890@vtext.com
Virgin Mobile USA       [10-digit phone number]@vmobl.com
Example: 1234567890@vmobl.com
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