UCS-2 characters available for your SMS deliveries – Send release v.6.6.2

The new Contactsend version is available from February 27th, 2019, and it includes some new features that enhance the module.
The release is planned between 10:00 pm and 10:30 pm CET.


What does this release enable you to do?

You can compose SMS messages using a larger character set and communicate with your contacts in many more modern languages, ​​including Russian, Japanese, Korean, Chinese and similar.

You can rely on the UCS-2 encoding standard, defined by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO) in ISO 10646.

A message with UCS-2 encoding can have a maximum of 70 characters in an individual SMS, or up to 67 in each part of a chained one.


How can you see if you are using UCS-2 characters?