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Note: This article pertains to North American phone numbers. For mobile phone numbers outside North America, see How to get SMS alerts sent to your phone.

For North American mobile phones, you can set up alerts to be sent via text by setting up a Plain Text Pager alert destination. Use your cellular carrier's email-to-text service.

The major North American carriers are listed below. If you have specific questions about configuring your email-to-text service, please contact your mobile carrier directly:

T-Mobile 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ tmomail.net 
Example: 3335551111@tmomail.net

Verizon Wireless 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ vtext.com 
Example: 3335551111@vtext.com

Rogers Wireless 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ pcs.rogers.com 
Example: 3335551111@pcs.rogers.com

Sprint PCS 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ messaging.sprintpcs.com 
Example: 3335551111@messaging.sprintpcs.com

AT&T PCS 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ txt.att.net
Example: 3335551111@txt.att.net

Bell Mobility 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ txt.bell.ca 
Example: 3335551111@txt.bell.ca

Cellular One 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ mobile.celloneusa.com 
Example: 3335551111@mobile.celloneusa.com

Fido 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ fido.ca 
Example: 3335551111@fido.ca

Telus 
Format: 10-digit cell phone number @ msg.telus.com 
Example: 3335551111@msg.telus.com