Text Later

Text Later

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Text Later is the simple solution to sending SMS messages at a later date. Need to send a reminder about a meeting? Or maybe you are a little forgetful about sending out Happy Birthday messages to friends and family. Text Later allows you to send out SMS messages to contacts, at any date or time of your choosing. Make sure you have a texting plan through your carrier, as Text Later sends standard SMS messages and you are responsible for any charges from your carrier regarding the sending of SMS messages.

The latest update refreshes the UI to better conform to updated Android standards. Now it's even simpler to schedule text messages!

By default you can send messages based on a 15 minute interval, however if you prefer a different spacing you can change it in the settings menu.

Sent messages will be logged to your default messages app. That way you'll never forget what you said.

If you find issues please email me, don't put them in the comments. I cannot respond to comments, but I will fix issues that come to me via email. :)

Some comments have claimed this will send spam messages. THE APP WILL NOT SEND SUCH MESSAGES. If you are getting that it is from some other app. That type of behavior is against Google play policy, and I do not engage in that sort of thing. The only messages that will be sent are ones that you schedule.

This is a free app, I make no warranties regarding it.

- READ CONTACTS: This is used purely so you can choose from your existing contacts when sending a message.
- SEND SMS: This is obviously required to send out SMS Messages.
- START AT BOOT: This is so the application can continue to send messages that have previously been scheduled for after your phone restarts.
- INTERNET: This is a free ad-supported application. Internet access is used *ONLY* for ads.

NEW v 1.4
- WAKE LOCK (Prevent device from sleeping): This ensures that messages go out at the time that they are scheduled, and not delayed if the device happens to be in a CPU idle sleep.
- WRITE SMS: This is for the new experimental feature to log the SMS messages to your default SMS app.
- READ SMS: This is required and used ONLY for the new experimental feature so that SMS messages can be added to your regular SMS app.

NEW v. 1.7
- READ_PHONE_STATE: Required by LG to solve some force-close issues.

Recently changed in this version

Version 2.0.5
Fixed force close when issue when over 1000 contacts are present.

Version 2.0.4
Fixed a force close issue when processing contacts on some devices.

Version 2.0.3
All new simplified UI.
Messages are saved by default to your conversations.
Numbers are shown with contacts when typing a contact now.

Comments and ratings for Text Later
  • (69 stars)

    by Thomas Covert on 09/04/2014

    A must have love it !!!!

  • (69 stars)

    by Ian G on 08/04/2014

    I just downloaded this last night to sent an urgent message this morning at 6:30am.. I woke up at about 9:30am looking to see if there was any signs of my message being sent. But I couldn't find any, so I opened the app. Once I opened the app, the message

  • (69 stars)

    by john karca on 08/04/2014

    Works great when I need to give the guys at work a reminder to do something but don't want to send the text at 3am

  • (69 stars)

    by Jacob Noble on 08/04/2014

    Works like described

  • (69 stars)

    by Kulsum Khan on 07/04/2014

    I really this app, sometimes I need to send friends birthday wishes at exactly 12 a.m so I just set the time type my text and it sends perfectly in time. Great for texting parents when they want you to an your too busy too.

  • (69 stars)

    by Celeste Goldie on 07/04/2014

    But only four stars until it stops crashing when I go in to correct future text messages. Thank you.

  • (69 stars)

    by April Jackson on 05/04/2014

    Works as expected!!