How can I send SMS in Hebrew?

Question

  • What do I need to do to send Hebrew text?
  • Why am I getting question marks when I send messages in Hebrew?
  • Is it possible to send Hebrew messages through Nexmo's API?
  • Why can't I send url-encoded Hebrew to my Israeli mobile phone?

Answer

Hebrew content needs to be sent as Unicode, therefore you will need to add the parameter &type=unicode to your HTTP requests and URL and UTF-8 encode your message content.

 

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