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This method is a reseller only method and will not work with a standard account

This method is used to add a new client to a reseller account.


  • name - string - the name of the client
  • email - string - the email of the client
  • password - string - the password of the client
  • phone - string - recipients mobile number in INTERNATIONAL format.
  • reseller_pays - string - sets whether you will pay for messages or not
    yes: indicates you will pay for this clients messages
          no: client will pay for their own messages
  • reseller_markup - decimal - the markup to be added to each client sms (in cents, up to 3 decimal places) when the client is paying for their own messages.
  • reseller_markup_longcode - decimal - the markup to be added to each client longcode (in dollars, up to 1 decimal place).
  • reseller_keyword_price - decimal - the amount to charge the client for keywords (in dollars, up to 1 decimal place).



XML Request Example

<?xml version='1.0'?>
















XML Response Example

<?xml version='1.0'?>




	<time>2009-12-14 00:30:07 GMT</time>

	<timestamp>1260750607 GMT</timestamp>


		<result>CLIENT ADDED</result>





PHP Example

Download the PHP API Client


// change api key and secret to your own

$myAPIKey = "API_KEY";

$myAPISecret = "API_SECRET";

// include base class


// create new client object

$transmitsmsAPI = new transmitsmsAPI($myAPIKey, $myAPISecret);

// set parameters

$name = 'John Doe';

$email = 'client@email.com';

$password = 'password';

$mobileIntFormat = '614824xxxxxx';

// execute request

$methodResponse = $transmitsmsAPI->addClient($name, $name_company, $email, $password, $mobileIntFormat);

// parse response into xml object

$xml = @simplexml_load_string($methodResponse);

echo ((string) $xml->data->result == 'CLIENT ADDED') ? "Client added" : "Client was not added: " . (string) $xml->data->result;


GET Example

Using a URL based request system you can request this method by using the below URL - be sure to url encode all your variables!