Wednesday, October 14, 2015

How to Send an Email as a Text to a Cell Phone

Email to Text -
Did you know you can send an email to a cell phone as a text?

Maybe you're at your PC and just want to send a quick text without retyping on your phone.

To send an email as a text, you'll need to know the phone number of the recipient and which mobile carrier is used.  For example, AT&T, Verizon or Sprint.

Listed below are the formats for each major carrier.

As an example, to send an email as a text to an AT&T recipient, you'd address your email to the  It would look like this  Of course, replace the 10 digit phone number with the phone number of your recipient.

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Boost Mobile


No longer supported by T-Mobile but may work with some subscribers:

US Cellular


Virgin Mobile

This tried and true method still works.  Tho it is quickly being replaced by dedicated chat and messaging apps such as SnapChat, Facebook Messenger and WhatsApp that bypass the carriers texting service all together.

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