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No, Bulk SMS credits are purchased in advance and have no setup fees or monthly rental. Your credits never expire.
Iwin currently only operates in South Africa. If you have a specific use case please contact info@iwin.co.za and we will try to help you.
Currently, Iwin only supports networks within South Africa. International messages cannot be sent from Iwin.
No, they do not expire. Purchase credits and then use them as needed.
Yes, we do, people who receive an SMS from you can reply to the SMS. You can view these replies in your Outbox. [http://www.iwin.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/IwinRegistration.png]
Get your developers to view our API documentation on Apiary [http://docs.iwin.apiary.io/] or contact us [http://www.iwin.co.za/contact] and we will assist you
Visit the Login page by clicking on the Login Menu Item on the top right-hand side of the page. Fill in your username and password and you will have access to your Iwin Portal Dashboard. Alternatively, you can bookmark http://sms.iwin.co.za [http://sms.iw...
Log into the Iwin Portal at http://sms.iwin.co.za [http://sms.iwin.co.za/] and visit the Buy Credits page on the Dashboard. This will display the present catalogue of prepaid bundles available for purchase and you can select any and proceed to buy a bun...
To request a Short Code visit the Short Code page and press "Request a Short Code Now". A form will open and once you have filled in all of the details and submitted the request a member of the Iwin team shall get back to you.
Upload your contact list in a .csv format. If you currently have files in an excel format you can save them as .csv. To save files in a .csv format got to _Save As > Type > CSV (Comma delimited) (*.csv)_
A recipient of the SMS has the option to OPT OUT of receiving more messages from the same company. They can reply STOP or OPT OUT to the message and then they will not be able to receive any further messages from your company. You can check who has OP...
The sender of the SMS is charged a value ranging from R1-R30 to send the SMS. The networks take a certain amount of this, which can be seen on the Short Code page, and then Iwin takes a minimal management fee per SMS. The rest of the amount from the SMS...
The SMS is delivered instantly. That means that Iwin has delivered the message to the relevant Mobile Network Operators's SMSC (messaging gateway). This is usually a guarantee that the message will be delivered to your contact immediately. Under certain l...
It takes between 30-90 days. The networks pay Iwin within 30-60. Iwin pays you within 30 days of this.
R1.50 per electronic entry into a competition. This is according to the CPA (Consumer Protection Act) in South Africa
Iwin sends an email for account activation, if you don't receive this: * Check your spam/junk email to see if it has been placed there * Contact support to ask them to resend the activation email
Click _Forgot Password_ and an email will be sent to Reset your password [http://www.iwin.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/IwinRegistration.png]
Your message may be borderline in terms of length. A single SMS text message unit is 160 characters long. If you use some of the message tokens in your contact list (phone book) in your message, some of your messages may exceed this single message constra...
A RESTful API or Application Programming Interface is an integration tool which can be used to link your systems and processes to Iwin for uniformity of your information. REST stands for Representational State Transfer and is really an integration interfa...
Dedicated Short Code: A 5 digit number which people can SMS into which is only used for your company. Shared Short Code: A 5 digit number which people can SMS into which can be used for more than one company. The SMS is differentiated with a Keyword (su...
The recipients of the Bulk SMS will see a 15 digit number as the sender of the SMS. The from number's first 11 digits (with the country code) are fixed per operator and the last 5 digits are auto-generated to support reply message handling. [http://w...
You can pay for SMS credits using either a Credit Card of EFT purchases. Our payments are secured so you can rest assured that your card use on our site is safe. After having signed on to our transactional portal at http://sms.iwin.co.za [http://sms.iwin....
Get your developers to view our API documentation on Apiary [http://docs.iwin.apiary.io/] or contact us [http://www.iwin.co.za/contact] and we will assist you.
Iwin supports: * Vodacom * MTN * Cell C * Telkom Mobile [http://www.iwin.co.za/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/IwinRegistration.png]