NotePager Pro Recipients Setup Transcript
Welcome to the tutorial on how to add an SNPP,
WCTP, or TAP recipient into NotePager Pro.
The first step is to run the program, so find
the icon on your desktop and double click on it.
When the program comes up, if you're using the
trial version, you'll see this prompt.
If you would like to purchase the program, left
click on Register, then left click on the Secure
Online Ordering button.
If you have already purchased, please click
on the Enter Registration Information and watch
our NotePager Pro registration tutorial.
If you would like to continue to use the trial
version, left click on the Continue button.
Once in the program, go to Recipients - Add.
In the Full Name field, give this recipient
It can be anything you please.
After entering the Full Name, left click in the
short name field and you'll notice that it fills
this field in for you.
The type should almost always be Normal, so leave
In the Carrier field, click on the drop down
arrow to view a list of carriers that you have
configured in the program.
For information on how to add a carrier, please
visit the NotePager Pro Carrier Tutorials on our
After selecting one of your SNPP, WCTP, or TAP
carriers, you should see the ID/PIN field.
In the ID/PIN field, enter the 10 digit phone
number, no spaces or dashes, of the device you
wish to contact. Below the ID/PIN field, you should
see the Comment 1 and Comment 2 fields.
If you wish to leave yourself a comment with
regards to this recipient, enter it into either
Next you'll see the Max Characters field.
If you've gone through our Carrier tutorial,
you'll remember that the carrier also has a max
The Carrier's max characters determines the number
of characters this carrier can receive in one
This field, in the recipient settings, determines
the maximum number of characters this recipient
should be able to receive.
If the Recipient's Max characters is higher
than the Carrier's Max characters, the program
will split the message into multiple messages.
For example, if the carrier's Max Characters
is set to 160 and we have our Max Characters set
to 320 and we then send a 200 character message
to this recipient, the program will send one 160
character and one 40 character message to the
Next you should see the Notify Code field.
This field is primarily used in tandem with
numeric only pagers and is only ever referenced
in one of two cases, which we'll get to in a moment.
Below the notify code, you should see these six
If you have a check in the Notify Only box, the
program will only ever send this recipient the
numerical sequence you've entered into the Notify
If the device you're sending to is an alphanumeric
device, Alpha should be checked.
If it is a numeric only device,
Alpha should not be checked.
If alpha is unchecked and you attempt to send
an alpha message to this device, the program will
instead send the notify code.
Below that is the Reliapage checkbox.
If this is enabled, the program will autonumber
every message sent to this device.
Next is the "Don't send Sender's Name" checkbox.
If this is checked, the program will not send
any sender's information to this device.
Drop non-printable characters should be enabled.
After entering your information and selecting
your preferences, left click on Apply.
When you do, you should see this prompt notifying
you that the Recipient record has been added.
Left click on OK.
This concludes the tutorial on how to add an
SNPP, WCTP, or TAP recipient into NotePager Pro.
For more tutorials, including how to configure
an SMTP recipient, please visit our website, www.notepage.net