Txt thru pc?

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  1. shmoo

    shmoo Member

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    I was wondering if there was an app out there that would let you reply to txt msg on your computer while your phone is plugged in. Before I rooted my phone and was using a tether app...the name escapes me......anyways it had like an im popup window that would allow you to answer incoming msgs. I really like this function because I hate having to stop what im doing and make the transition from fullsize keyboard to droid keyboard. If anyone knows of an app or something of the like I would love to know about it. Thanks a ton guys!!
     
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    Pdanet was the tethering app...but beyond google voice (which would be a different #) idk

    Sent from my Droid 2 while driving. Thankyou Tapatalk
     
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    You can text through google even if your phone isnt connected (send SMS messages).
     
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    no thats not a text message that is an internet IM that converts to a text message, it is completely different.
     
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    takeshi Silver Member

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    GV isn't internet IM. You can send and receive SMS via the GV site.
     
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    That's exactly what I just said, so you are agreeing with me but you used the word "isn't" instead of the word "is"

    thanks mate.
     
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    Is there a reason that you cant just use the email client on your pc to sent a message to someones phone?
     
  8. shmoo

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    So in theory I should be able to be on gv and while doing whatever and be able to respond to my sms?
     
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