What is a Sender ID?
Sender ID is a unique alpha-numeric name which appears on the mobile phone as the sender of an SMS. Primarily used for branding purposes and to easily identify the person sending the Message. A Sender ID needs to be registered with the Gateway Provider before it can be used.
Can I change the Sender ID of the message going out from miniOrange?
Customization of the Sender ID with miniOrange is possible if customers have opted for the Your Gateway Plan. Those looking to change the Sender ID going out in the SMS text need to register and authenticate their ID with the SMS gateway provider before they can use it. Customization of Sender ID is not supported with the miniOrange Gateway Plan as it can result in abuse, by using it as a tool for spamming and spoofing. For this reason miniOrange has provided its customers with an option to use their own SMS gateway with the plugin. Customers can Click here to upgrade to the Your Gateway Plan.
For Indian Users Only, Please go through below provided notice for more information.
The Indian Government has updated the sender id registration rules.
According to new DLT registration rules, each sender id must be registered on the DLT Platform with a unique account and it should have the KYC of the owner.
Drop a query at firstname.lastname@example.org for any further queries regarding this.