How to use automation
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Automation is a powerful message workflow pipeline designer. Please start with a template like auto-responders, voting or setup sending group text from your phone, etc.

  • Click one of the templates to get started or just click the NEW AUTOMATION button.

  • And click any element from the Event which signals as trigger.

  • Next, select CONDITION elements which allow you to set a conditional use case. For example, if you like to set Reply Value as equal to “weekend” and then you can select any element from ACTION and use it as output. For example, you can choose the REPLY WITH MESSAGE element to reply text with a message. Lastly please link the sequence by dragging and dropping the error line between the sequence box as below. This allows a sequence of actions to be set.

Here are a simple excerciese you can try.

Let's say you like to setup an autoresponder automation so that while you are away those who text you receive courtesy reminder text that you are away.

1) Go to Automation page

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2) Click Arrow in Autoresponders template box.

3) Reply Reply with message box and update Message accordingly.

4) Set Reply to Sender, which means texting back to those who did texting to you.

5) Add Automation Name.

6) Click Save.

Now, your automation is ready to text back to those who text you to while you are away.

If you are back from break you can disable this automation simply by clicking Active status to Inactive.

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