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Send Text Messages To Any Verizon Wireless Phone From Your Computer E-Mail

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July 25, 2007

Brenda Raney
908-559-7518Julie LaMedica

BASKING RIDGE, NJ — Sending a text message from a computer to a mobile phone gives friends, family and colleagues another way to stay in touch. Vtext delivers a short message (160 characters or less) from a computer to a mobile phone. To send a message to a Verizon Wireless phone from a personal computer, enter the person’s mobile number followed by in the “to” field of your e-mail message – for example, Type an e-mail message as you would normally and send it. For more information, please visit

Now, with Verizon Integrated Messaging, messages sent to a customer's mobile number will appear simultaneously on his or her PC, Android smartphone and Android or iOS tablet.

For more efficient texting, check out these tips on customizing your smartphone keyboard.