Many services allow you to send messages to your pager or SMS device using a special e-mail address.
Other issues to consider when you are evaluating pager software is whether your paging service can strip off the headers of forwarded e-mail messages or send notifications of reminders.
If you are looking for two-way access to mail and other Exchange or Outlook data, see Tools for Mobile Access to Microsoft Exchange Server.
Pages and SMS tools for Microsoft Exchange are now at Pager, SMS, and Other Mobile Notification Tools for Microsoft Exchange
SMS to Cell phones
The major US cellular carriers use the email@example.com_domain.com format for SMS to text capable cell phones, with a limit of 160 characters in the subject and message body (total).
See Send SMS or Text Messages to Cellular Phones for more information.
- Calendar Reminder Tools
- To send e-mail reminders in Microsoft Outlook 2000
- OL2000: How to Send Outlook Reminders to a Pager -- Another variation using VBA (MSKB)