Outlook 2010 SMS setup

Please follow these simple steps to configure Microsoft Outlook 2010 to send SMS messages via TMS.

  1. Register a free TMS account if you haven't already done so, and open Microsoft Outlook 2010.
  2. In Outlook, click on the "File" tab button in the top-left corner of the main Outlook screen. Outlook will now display an "Account Information" page. Now click on the "Add Account" button.
    Outlook 2010 OMS setup step 1
    A dialog window called "Add New Account" will appear.
  3. In the "Add New Account" dialog window, select the "Text Messaging (SMS)" radio button option.
    Outlook 2010 OMS setup step 2
    Click the "Next" button to continue.
  4. Now you need to fill in your TMS account details.

    In the "Service Provider URL" field, type: https://tms.flashmedia.co.za/oms

    Enter your TMS account username in the "User ID" field, and your TMS account password in the "Password" field.
    Outlook 2010 OMS setup step 3
    (Optional) Click the "Test Account Settings..." button to verify that everything was entered correctly. This will also allow you to send a test SMS to your mobile phone, if you wish.

    Click the "OK" button to continue.
  5. On the next screen, click the "Finish" button to complete the process.
    Outlook 2010 OMS setup step 4

Sending an SMS

For detailed, step-by-step information on how to send SMS messages using Outlook, please refer to the official Microsoft Office Outlook documentation: