Skype is a software application that allows registered users to communicate with each other through video calls and instant messaging.
The "Send SMS" feature in Skype presents a faster and a simpler approach towards sending messages, thereby cutting down the telephone bills to a substantial extent.
This sample will assist you to automate the process of sending SMS via Skype.
The automated application on implementation sends the message to the telephone number entered in the system and displays the delivery status.
Download the evaluation version of Xtend IVR and install the telephony application in your system.
Run the sample script from the Script Editor. Click here to refer the code.
After creating the script, you can run the script and it works as below:
Initially, the user has to provide the telephone number
If the telephone number is valid, IVR sends the message
IVR waits till the message has been sent successfully and displays the delivery status
if $PhoneNo == ""
Display "Sending SMS..."
Skype.SendSms($PhoneNo, "This is a test", true)