Let’s take a look at how to use the SMSGTE service to protect the phone numbers of those you send text message to from your APRS radio.
As previously reported (see the article here), I identified a bug when using alphanumeric SSIDs. Upon further investigation and consultation, however, I have confirmed my […] Read More
In the process of configuring and testing a fill-in digipeater with the local iGate, I discovered a bug with the SSID Alias feature in SMSGTE […] Read More
Why can’t I set my password over APRS?
What is the SMS number of the gateway? We can’t answer that. The gateway’s SMS number is intentionally not published as a means of preventing […] Read More
I am able to send messages from RF to SMS, but I can’t seem to receive messages. Why? In order for messages to get from […] Read More
If I send an SMS message via APRS to a mobile user, is that user able to legally respond to my message without having a […] Read More
Is there anything that needs to be done or installed on the users end?
Is there a barrier to ensure that unlicensed third parties are unable to originate traffic into the amateur service via this gateway?
Recently I was up in the Northern part of Wisconsin on Madeline Island in the Chequamegon bay volunteering with the Madeline Island Marathon. Madeline is part of the Apostle Islands on the southern shores of Lake Superior…