How to get to this page

Step 0

Log in to PastorsLine.

Step 1

Choose your message via one of the following options:

OPTION 1: Click on Messages (speech bubble icon, light blue circle in image below) to see your messages list.

OPTION 2: Click on Groups (people icon, light blue circle in image below) to see your groups list.

Then click on the message category you wish to work with (gold arrow in image above).

Then click on the group category you wish to work with (gold arrow in image above).

Click on the message you wish to work with.

Click on the group you wish to work with.

The relevant screen will display.

The relevant screen will display.

You can also use the Search option (magnifying glass icon, turquoise circle in image below) to look for a person or group.

Step 2

Type your text message in the Text Message Box (brown box in image to the left).

Step 3

At the bottom of the screen just above the Text Message Box is the Sending From Feature (blue circle in image to the left). This is the number from which you are sending the message. If it does not show the PastorsLine short code (77411), click on it to reveal your other options.

Step 4

Once you click on the Sending From Feature, the Sending From popup appears.

Select the PastorsLine short code by clicking on it.

Step 5

The screen will refresh. Check that the short code now appears as the sending from number. (turquoise circle in image below).

Step 6

Take a moment to check the default signature at the bottom of the text (gold circle in image above). If it is not correct, edit it by clicking on Signatures (pencil icon, dark blue circle in image below.

The Choose Outgoing Signature for Number popup will appear (light blue oval in image below). Select Manage Signatures (black rectangle in image below) to add or edit your signatures.

To find out more about working with default signatures, read this article.

Step 7

Take a moment to check the characters and approximate cost (turquoise oval in image below). The required default signature (automatically added to your message) is counted in your message's total character count. In our example below, the total number of characters is 98.

It will cost 1 credit to send this message to 1 person.

Step 8

Click the purple arrow (gold box in image above) to send your message from the short code.

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