To receive SMS alerts for a Device, first click “Actions”>Edit> then scroll down to “Notification Options”
and place a check in the box after “SMS Number” and specify the number where the SMS messages should be sent.
“Device”>Actions > Edit
Scroll down to the ‘Notification Options’ area
Specifying the Phone Number where SMS messages should be Delivered
Any number within any cell phone carrier around the world can be set as destination.
IMPORTANT: The Phone Number must contain a country code (for example: US 1-952-5134392; UK: 44-9524 4392). Do NOT use international dialing prefix, such as “011” in the number.
Multiple SMS recipients can be grouped and set-up within a Notification Group.
The SMS Alert Message
The SMS Notification Template contains key information, including:
- Error Template:
- Test Alert Template:
Dotcom-Monitor test alert for site <Site_Name>
- Uptime Template:
Device: <Site_Name> back online at <Monitor_DateTime> Location: <Location>
Each SMS notification message costs $0.15.
EXAMPLE: If a single SMS Alert is sent to 15 phone numbers, then the one alert to 15 numbers will cost $2.25.