The Smart SMS API-x

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Authentication and Tokens

Smart SMS API is a token based SMS API that can be used to send SMS (Plain text, Flash SMS, Unicode SMS and Flash Unicode SMS), get SMS balance and accept delivery report for messages sent.

Generating Token

Before you can generate a token, you will need a Smart SMS Account. Create a free account now if you haven't already done so:

https://smartsmssolutions.com/register

If you have an account already, proceed to login

Guidelines on how to generate Access Tokens

  1. Visit https://smartsmssolutions.com/sms/api-x-tokens

  2. Click on the “Create New API Token” Button. The Token creation form will be revealed.

Generating API Token

Generating API Token

  1. Fill in the required details:

Title

A 25 characters word to identify the API. Any alphanumeric word is allowed.

Description

A short description of choice to provide better explanation for the use of the token. This might explain the purpose of the TOKEN, where it will be used and who will be using it.

Expires

If you want the token to expire after a period time, specify the date here or leave blank to use perpetually.

Check Balance

This option is to be set to "Yes" if you want the token to be able to retrieve the SMS balance. This might be necessary if you will be using the TOKEN in a client environment and you will not want them to have access to your SMS balance, then you will set it to "NO"

Input required details

Input required details

  1. After you are done, click the “Generate API-x Token” button.
  1. Your token will be revealed, once it is generated.

How to View and Edit My API Tokens

The API Token page also lists all the available tokens. From the list, click on the Details button in from your desired token entry to view and edit.

The page presented is very similar to the one for creating a new token.

Title

The the title you entered while generating the token. The title uniquely identifies the token and cannot be edited.

Token Value

This the token that will used to connect with your Smart SMS Solutions' account. Keep it safe.

Description

A short description of choice you entered to provide better explanation for the use of the token. This is editable. You can adjust it should it become necessary. The description is private to you.

Expires

If you want the token to expire after a period time or remove the expiration, you can adjust as the needed.

Check Balance

This option too editable. And serves the purpose described above.

Active

This dictates if you want to keep the API active or disable it for a period of time. A disable token will not work until re-enabled.

Delete Token

When this is option is selected, note that the token will be totally removed from the server. This action is irreversible. If you the token might still be needed in the future, it is best to just disable it temporarily.

Date Created

This gives the information about the creation date

Last Accessed

The last time the Token was used

Access Count

How often has the token be used.

If you make any adjustment to the token parameters, click on "Save Changes" to confirm and update the changes.

To return to the Token List page without saving the changes, click on Return to Previous Page.

Authentication and Tokens


Smart SMS API is a token based SMS API that can be used to send SMS (Plain text, Flash SMS, Unicode SMS and Flash Unicode SMS), get SMS balance and accept delivery report for messages sent.

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