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Error sending sms containing slash(/)



Hello, Currently I am using PRTG version and I have configured custom URL for sms notification alers. My custom URL is http://domain.com/sendsms/%smsnumber/%smstext. The URL is working fine in normal scenarios and the messages are getting delivered frequently but in the case of %smstext containing any slash(/), the SMS notification is not working whereas it works fine if I hit it through the browser. I am using UTF-8 encoding for SMS service. Please help

sms-notifciation sms-notification utf-8-support

Created on Apr 5, 2018 9:54:10 AM

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Are they not getting to your mobile device at all when there is a '/' in it?

Does it send when you hit the URL in the browser?

Can you please install a freeware version of the latest version and try the SMS with that one? The code you're running is fairly old.

Created on Apr 5, 2018 6:10:24 PM by  Benjamin Day [Paessler Support] (1,441) 2 1



thanks for the help. I have tried the same but it didn't work for me and yes it works fine when I hit the URL in the browser. Is there any way to encode the slash coming inside %SMSTEXT ?

Created on Apr 11, 2018 9:54:13 AM



Can you please open a support ticket for this? I need to run it by my devs.

Created on Apr 11, 2018 8:00:29 PM by  Benjamin Day [Paessler Support] (1,441) 2 1

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