This article describes how to set up the ClickSend connector.

In this article:

Connector Actions

Action Name AudienceStream EventStream
Create a New Contact
Update a Specific Contact
Delete a Specific Contact
Send an SMS
Send a Transactional Email

Configure Settings

Navigate to the Connector Marketplace and add a new connector. For general instructions on how to add a connector, see the About Connectors article.

After adding the connector, configure the following settings:

  • Username
    Username is your account username, password is your account password. These are the same credentials that you use to login to the dashboard. For more information, read: ClickSend's authentication documentation.
  • Password
    Username is your account username, password is your account password. These are the same credentials that you use to login to the dashboard. For more information, read: ClickSend's authentication documentation.

Click Done when you are finished configuring the connector.

Action Settings — Parameters and Options

Click Continue to configure the connector actions. Enter in a name for the action and then select the action type from the drop-down menu.

The following section describes how to set up parameters and options for each action.

Action — Create a New Contact

Parameters

Parameter Description
List ID The contact list ID where your contact is associated. For more information on this endpoint, read: ClickSend's create a new contact documentation.
Phone Number Contact phone number in E.164 format. Note that the fields phone_number, fax_number, address_line_1, and email are all optional. However, at least one of them must be specified, otherwise the API call will fail. For more information, read: ClickSend's create a new contact documentation.
First Name First name of the contact.
Last Name Last name of the contact.
Fax Number Contact fax number. Note that the fields phone_number, fax_number, address_line_1, and email are all optional. However, at least one of them must be specified, otherwise the API call will fail. For more information, read: ClickSend's create a new contact documentation.
Organization Name Your organization name.
Email Contact email. Note that the fields phone_number, fax_number, address_line_1, and email are all optional. However, at least one of them must be specified, otherwise the API call will fail. For more information, read: ClickSend's create a new contact documentation.
Address Line 1 Contact address line 1. Note that the fields phone_number, fax_number, address_line_1, and email are all optional. However, at least one of them must be specified, otherwise the API call will fail. For more information, read: ClickSend's create a new contact documentation.
Address Line 2 Contact address line 2.
Address City Contact city.
Address State Contact state.
Address Postal Code Contact postal code.
Address Country Contact two-letter country code defined in ISO 3166.
Custom Attributes Any custom attributes you wish to include.

Action — Update a Specific Contact

Parameters

Parameter Description
List ID Contact list ID you want to access. For more information on this endpoint, read: ClickSend's update a contact documentation.
Contact ID Contact ID you want to access.
Phone Number Contact phone number in E.164 format.
First Name First name of the contact.
Last Name Last name of the contact.
Fax Number Contact fax number.
Organization Name Your organization name.
Email Contact email.
Address Line 1 Contact address line 1.
Address Line 2 Contact address line 2.
Address City Contact city.
Address State Contact state.
Address Postal Code Contact postal code.
Address Country Contact two-letter country code defined in ISO 3166 format.
Custom Attributes Any custom attributes you wish to include.

Action — Delete a Specific Contact

Parameters

Parameter Description
List ID Your contact list ID you want to access. For more information on this endpoint, read: ClickSend's delete a contact documentation.
Contact ID Your contact ID you want to access.

Action — Send an SMS

Parameters

Parameter Description
To Recipient number in E.164 format or local format. For more information, read: ClickSend's send an SMS documentation.
Body Your message.
Source Your method of sending. For example, wordpress, php, c#.
From Your sender ID. For more information, read: SendGrid's sender ID or number documentation.
Schedule Your scheduled time as a Unix timestamp. Leave blank for immediate delivery.
Custom String Your reference. Will be passed back with all replies and delivery reports.
Country Recipient country.
From Email An email address where the reply should be emailed to. If omitted, the reply will be emailed back to the user who sent the outgoing SMS.

Action — Send a Transactional Email

Parameters

Parameter Description
Email The recipient's email address.
Name (to) The recipient's name.
Email Address ID The sender's email address ID.
Name (from) The sender's name.
Subject The subject of the email.
Body The content of the email.
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