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 @vtext.com in the “to” field of your e-mail message – for example, email@example.com. Type an e-mail message as you would normally and send it. For more information, please visit www.vtext.com.
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.