Install the Gmail SMS Alerts Chrome Extension

Here are the instructions how to install Gmail SMS Alerts:

  1. Install the cloudHQ Chrome browser extension Gmail™ SMS Alerts from this location: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/gmail-sms-alerts/lakcnamlckdfoengeocgiplnnakcgakk:
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  2. Add this extension to Chrome so you will have the SMS Alert button in your Gmail:
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  3. Once installed, you should see the SMS Alert button on your Gmail or on your compose window like shown:
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Use the Gmail SMS Alert Chrome Extension

Here is how to use Gmail SMS Alert with our Chrome extension:

  1. Compose your email and click the ‘message’ or SMS alert button on your Gmail to receive text when email is replied to:
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  2. Once replied to, you will receive text alert notification for that email:
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Setup rules in the Gmail SMS Alert Chrome Extension

Here is how to add rules for Gmail SMS Alert with our Chrome extension:

  1. Click the SMS Alert set up button to add rule:
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  2. Start to add new rules by clicking “Add New Rule”:
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  3. Verify your phone number where you will receive SMS alerts:
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  4. Enter email addresses for whom you want to receive SMS alerts from:
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  5. You can also enter subject line in the rule:
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  6. Verify your newly added rules by clicking “Save Rule” button:
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  7. You should see newly added rules when you click set up button:
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  8. Once you have sent message with your SMS alerts, an alert notification will always show on your phone:
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Here is a video showing how it works: