Welcome to the Kent Washington Stake’s Mass Messaging System (MMS) home page for EnglishConnect. Listed below are the detailed instructions for successfully registering your text-capable mobile device and email address with this system.
MMS Mobile Number: 253.205.0295
Note: this mobile number is for texting (SMS) only; no voice calls are accepted.
In order to register your mobile device with MMS, you will need to send a SINGLE (1) text message that looks like the following – please be sure to hit the <return> key after each piece of information requested for this submission (not the SEND (↑) key!)):
<return> = the return key on your mobile phone’s keyboard
(do not type this in – used for one piece of information per line, shown in yellow)
The format required for an EnglishConnect participant registration is:
Group<return> – short code described below
Email Address[now hit the SEND (↑) key]
Here is a valid participant registration example:
email@example.com[now hit the SEND (↑) key]
Here are the details concerning valid values and the abbreviations used above:
Register – this is the MMS command for registration
EConnect – this is the keyword that will associate your information with EnglishConnect – type this in as-is
PT – this is a participant’s group association… TC is the short code for Teacher/Instructor; other valid codes include LD (Leader)
Michelle – this participant’s first name
Craig – this participant’s last name
firstname.lastname@example.org – this is the participant’s email address (note: to specify an email-only notification, add a leading ! point to the email address as in !email@example.com)
If you would like to see the general format directly as a text message, please text the following to the main number above (you can then copy, paste, fill/replace, and send):
help EConnect (this message is NOT case sensitive)
Questions or having trouble? Please contact your ward leaders.