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Sending SMS with timer

Posted By:      Posted Date: September 15, 2010    Points: 0   Category :ASP.Net
Hi I have created a SMS service on my website where the client can send SMS to mobile phone. I want to make the client able to choose at what time the SMS has to be sent. The SMS is sent going to this url:   http://mysmsgateway.com/?username=xxxx&password=xxxx&to=12312312&from=SMS+HTTP+GW&message=hello+world My idea was to run a windows server simulation from Global.asax that checks every 30 minutes if there is any sms to sent out. But I  think that maybe there is a better way. I have not tried to make a Windows Service yet and maybe it could be better that way. (I am not using visual studio, but handcoding)      

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