Internet Paging FAQs

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Send Messages to Numeric Pagers – Via Internet Paging

  • Go to the RadioWorks Internet Paging website.
  • You will only be able to send messages to RadioWorks pagers.
  • Type the pager’s phone number (no area code prefix and no dashes).
  • Enter the 7 digit phone number of the pager. Example: If your pager’s phone number is (250) 555-4321 then you need to enter 5554321.
  • Type a numeric message (usually your phone number).
  • Numeric messages may contain up to 18 characters.
    You may use digits (1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0), dashes (-) and spaces ( ). Example numeric message: 1 250 555-5555 (meaning: Phone me at this number).
  • Send your message.
  • When your message has been typed, click “Send”.
  • It takes about a minute for your message to arrive at the pager.

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Send Messages to AlphaNumeric Pagers – Via Internet Paging

  • Go to the RadioWorks Internet Paging website.
  • You will only be able to send messages to RadioWorks pagers.
  • Type the pager’s phone number (no area code prefix and no dashes).
  • Enter the 7 digit phone number of the pager.
  • Example: If your pager’s phone number is (250) 555-4321 then you need to enter 5554321.
  • Type a numeric message (usually your phone number).
  • Numeric messages may contain up to 18 characters.
  • You may use digits (1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,0), dashes (-) and spaces ( ).
  • Example numeric message: 1 250 555-5555 (meaning: Phone me at this number).
  • Send your message.
  • When your message has been typed, click “Send”
  • It takes about a minute for your message to arrive at the pager.

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Miscellaneous Internet Paging Information

  • Make “Internet Explorer” automatically fill in your pager number on the Internet Paging Form:
    Tools, Internet Options, Content, AutoComplete “Settings”, Forms=Yes, Ok, Ok.
  • Internet Paging is very reliable except when the Internet is running slow due to high traffic volumes, for faster and more consistent service please use our PC Software or Text Paging Dispatch Boards.
  • If you have any questions please call RadioWorks.

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Text Strings for Test Messages

Here are the standard punctuation characters, they all work for AlphaNumeric pagers
@#$%^&!?*_`'”~-=+()<>[]{}/\|.:,;

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