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Vtext.com only for verizon subscribers??

Discussion in 'Verizon' started by jason364, Nov 14, 2011.

  1. jason364

    jason364 New Member
    Thread Starter

    Nov 14, 2011
    I keep getting texts from a phone number from vtext.com. However, I'm on the Sprint network so how can someone text me from vtext.com? The verizon Vtext.com website says you can only use vtext to text a verizon subscriber, not other carriers. More odd, when I looked up the phone number these texts were coming from, it's reported as a landline not even on the verizon network.


  2. 3devious

    3devious Well-Known Member

    Oct 28, 2009
    Washington, DC area
    That wasn't true for me. I could use that site to text/email anyone from my phone number (I haven't bothered with it for at least 5 years. It could be different now. Perhaps nonVZW folks can only use it to talk to us. (I used to have a widget on my homepage for people to be able to text me so that I wouldn't have to give out my number.)

    PS: you didn't have to have a wireless line back then, you just put in an email or number to be able to identify yourself by.

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