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Workflows: SMS node

Workflows: SMS node

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This article explains the functioning of SMS nodes that can be configured as a part of workflows.

Working

Automating the process of sending an SMS message based on the user action in the app.

Use Cases:

Based on the actions in the app, users will be able to receive SMS messages for:

  • Confirmation
  • Reminder
  • Notification

Editing the block

Click on the SMS block and start editing on the right panel.

Step Name

This is the name of the workflow that appears on the left side.

To Phone Number

Enter the variable associated with the Phone Number block in the app or manually enter the phone number with the country code as: “country code phone number”.

Select Template

Select a template message consisting of variables from the list of templates. These variables can be configured with the variable names of the data blocks from the app.

Request New Template

Click here to submit your template. We will verify the format and send the template to the concerned authorities for approval. If approved, we will upload the template and it will be available for use. Only relevant templates will be approved and uploaded to the list for use.

For users in India (DLT operators)

For users outside India (Workplace - location)

Enable this step

This step is enabled by default. Disable this step to stop this node and all the steps below this node to execute in the workflow.

Important Note:

Before submitting a template, refer the format of the sample templates mentioned in the 'Submit your Template below' for do's and don'ts.

Submit your Template below:

Template Example

Select template - OTP Template 1

The message will appear like this: The OTP to reset the password for your Clappia workplace is 98xxx7. It is valid for 60 minutes. Please do not share it with anyone. Regards, Clappia Team.

Set Template Values

Variables are displayed according to the selected template. Configure the variables with the variable name of the data block from the app accordingly.

In this example:

otp, minutes and workplace are variables. Type @ and select the suitable variable.