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. It is primarily used for branding purposes and for easily identify who is sending the Message. Usually, 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 you have opted for our Your Gateway Plan. Your Sender ID needs to be registered and authenticated with the SMS gateway provider before it can be used. 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 we have provided you with an option to use your own SMS gateway with our plugin. Just Click here to upgrade to the Your Gateway Plan.