SMS Sending Status Codes

SMS send status codes

All SMS attempted using GoFax will return a status code with the result for the SMS attempted. 

Status Code (Result)
Description
Chargeable

Account is unverified

Your account is not yet verified and the Send credit cost of your SMS transmission has exceeded the daily limit of an unverified account. Contact GoFax Support for more information.

No

Cancelled

The SMS was cancelled via the secure customer portal or GoFax Support. Contact GoFax Support if you did not cancel the SMS and require more information.

No

Carrier transmission issue detected. Task may still be successful

There is an unknown issue with carrier.

Yes

Error sending message

There was an error sending the SMS message.

No

Failed to deliver the message

The SMS message could not be sent to the handset.

Yes

Initialised

The SMS message is attempting to be processed by GoFax.

No

Insufficient credit. Please check your account status

There are insufficient Send Credits on your account. Please login and add Send Credits or contact GoFax Support for assistance.

No

Message not delivered in allowable time frame

The SMS message was unable to be delivered to the handset within 48 hours. Delivery attempt stops after this period.

Yes

Message reply received ok

SMS response/reply collected to GoFax from the handset.

No

Message successfully delivered

The SMS message is delivered successfully.

Yes

Preparing for transmission

The SMS is pending delivery to the carrier network.

No

Sent to carrier for delivery

The message has been sent to the carrier and message delivery to handset will be attempted by the carrier.

Yes

The destination mobile number is invalid

The SMS number dialled is invalid.

No

Transmission in progress

The SMS message has been delivered to the provider and we are waiting on a response.

Yes

Unable to deliver message. Please check the number before trying again

The SMS number dialled is invalid.

No

Unable to deliver the message

The SMS message is unable to be delivered to the handset at this time. 

Yes
 
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