How to Send Text by Email With MetroPCS

by Morgan O'ConnorUpdated September 28, 2017
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Sending a text by email to a MetroPCS phone may seem difficult. The process is much simpler than it might seem. Your friend’s MetroPCS phone actually has its own email address, and an email sent to this address goes to his phone as a text message.

Compose an email using your preferred email program. You can email your friend's MetroPCS phone from any email account.

Address the email to your friend's mobile phone number If your friend's cellphone number is 987-654-3210, for example, leave out the dashes and address your email to

Send the email. Check your email account frequently if you are expecting a response, as it will come here in the form of an email.

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About the Author

Morgan O'Connor has been writing professionally since 2005. Her experience includes articles on various aspects of the health-insurance industry for health-care newsletters distributed to hospitals as well as articles on both international and domestic travel.

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