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operator logos



Operator logos

Operator logos replace the standard text name of your network operator displayed on a phone. The required format for Operator logos is a mono (1 bit) Bitmap (bmp) file, dimensions 72x14 pixels. The image below is a visual representation of an operator logo, to view an example bitmap click here.

  To receive this sample operator logo, text 07766 40 41 42 with the message...

         sms2email orange
sms2email vodafone
sms2email one2one
sms2email cellnet
sms2email o2
    if you have a Orange phone
if you have a Vodafone phone
if you have a one2one phone
if you have a BT cellnet phone
if you have a O2 phone

When you phone receives an operator logo you are given the option to view, save or discard the logo.

Sending logos

Operator logos can be sent in a similar way to text messages, to individual numbers, numbers in your address book or to a distributions list. Each Operator logo send is charged at 3 SMS credits. To send an Operator logo you need to login to your account and select 'special'. If you wish to send a one off logo where the logo will not be store on your account for future use select a link from the 'Upload and Send and Operator Logo' menu. Operator logos are sent in formats specifically for each network operator. Select the network operator from the list, press the 'browse' button to open a file menu for you local computer and select the image file you wish to send as an operator logo. Enter the mobile number of the phone you wish to send the operator logo to and press 'Send Logo'. Your account will be debited by 3 credits per logo. Alternatively you can send logos stored on your account. To do this, select a link from the 'Upload and Send and Operator Logo' menu and select the network operator, image stored on your database, enter destination number and send.

Managing logos

To add logos to your database, select 'setup' from your account and select 'upload logos'. Enter a name to identify the logo and press 'Browse' to locate the file. Press 'upload' to add this logo your logo database.

Logo responder

The logo responder allows logos to be requested via our textback keyword service. Add keywords to your account in the usual way, selecting 'Logo responder' as the action for this keyword. It is advisable to set an Access Control List, or make use of the limiting functions as each logo request will debit your account by 3 credits. Once a keyword has been assigned as a logo responder it will be listed on the 'manage logo database' on the 'special' menu. The keywords listed can each act as an individual logo responder for different logos. To assign a logo select the logo from the list on your account and press 'update'.

A logo can then be requested by sending a text message to our memorable gateway number 07766 40 41 42 in the following format.

<keyword> <space> <network operator>

The <keyword> is the word assigned to logo responder and the <network operator> is the name of the operator used by the phone requesting the logo. The name needs to be in the exact form as in the list below.

   <keyword> orange
<keyword> vodafone
<keyword> one2one
<keyword> cellnet
<keyword> o2
    if you have a Orange phone
if you have a Vodafone phone
if you have a one2one phone
if you have a BT cellnet phone
if you have a O2 phone



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