This article is meant for SchoolTime admin users that have signed up with Plivo (signup link), and willing to use it as the default SMS gateway within SchoolTime.

The steps are as follows

  • Login as Admin User
  • Click on Communication menu, and then select Setting in the second level menu (refer image below)

  • Click on SMS tab 

  • Scroll down the page to locate Plivo card from the list

  • Click on the card, there will be data enabled on the top of the page that allow you to enter the data relevant to this SMS gateway

  • Fill in your Auth ID, & Auth Token, you can type any number to verify the number (prefix the number with the country code), Save the data first, and then you can verify the Test SMS. The Activate Checkbox makes this as default SMS Gateway.

Once the data is saved, Plivo will appear with green background on top of the list.

  • Please note to pick Auth ID, Auth Token etc., within your Plivo Dashboard. You will have to purchase Sender ID directly within Plivo in order to use it.

  • All your text notifications hereafter will be sent via this gateway.