You can send a text message from your computer to any cell phone via an e-mail account. This is great if you can’t get a signal out of your office or if your over on your monthly text messages or just like using a computer as opposed to a cell phone.
1. Open your email and compose the message (160 characters or less)
2. Address the email to the 10 digit cell phone number followed by the appropriate @ listed below based on the person you are texting cell phone provider
AT&T~ @txt.att.net (ex: firstname.lastname@example.org)
Verizon~ @vtext.com (ex: email@example.com)
I’ve only listed some of the major providers however here’s a complete list of providers: Click here for a complete list
3. Send the email as usual.
** If the individual replies back to you remember it will go to your email. Standard message rates apply for the person receiving the text.