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##Message Length The maximum length of messages supported by Dynmark's Messaging Platform is 2000 characters, This is the same whether GSM or UTF-8 (Unicode) encoding is used. ##Phone Numbers Phone numbers have a maximum length of 20 digits and should be specified in international format with no leading plus symbol, e.g. 447123123456. Some of our APIs also accept local numbers when a country code is also supplied. ##Originators The *from* field of an SMS (known as the originator) can be one of two forms: * **Numeric** - between 2-15 characters, permitted characters 0-9. SMS sent using a numeric originator will direct replies to the specified phone number * **Alphanumeric** - between 2-11 characters 0-9, a-z, A-Z, hyphen, underscore, full-stop and space e.g. MAYFLOWER. An SMS sent using alphanumeric originator cannot be replied to.