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How to Enable and Disable SMS on a Phone Number


This article demonstrates step-by-step instructions for Enable and Disable SMS on a Phone Number.

Step-by-Step Instructions

The below table will detail the steps required to accomplish your goals:

Note: Some Circuit ID DIDs are already SMS enabled, and most international DIDs have SMS services enabled. Check the phone numbers page to confirm if your DID is SMS enabled.



Login to the Management Portal by clicking a sign-on provider or entering your Email Address and Password as shown in Exhibit 1. If you don't have an account, you can sign signup instantly by clicking here.
Management Portal Login Form

Now, navigate to Phone, and click on Numbers as shown in Exhibit 2.

Navigate to Numbers

View an SMS Message

Next, select the desired phone number as shown in Exhibit 3b. Click on SMS to disable/enable SMS on the phone number. Once you are done click save on the upper right-hand side of the page as shown in Exhibit 3b. You will receive an email notification with your SMS service update as shown in Exhibit 3c

Note: Circuit ID can offer SMS service for almost any U.S DID. You can also enable SMS services for DIDs that are with another carrier.

Advanced Options
Select Phone Number
Advanced Options
Enable/Disable SMS
Advanced Options
Enable/Disable SMS


Congratulations! You have now completed the "How-To Enable and Disable SMS on a Phone Number" article and we hope that you have accomplished the goals you set out to achieve. However, if for any reason you may still require assistance with setup, simply login to the Management Portal and submit a support request.

Updated on June 18, 2018

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