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Short Message Service:Configure the messaging limit

Last Updated:Oct 20, 2023

Alibaba Cloud Short Message Service (SMS) has a feature that enables you to set a maximum limit on the number of messages that can be sent to individual mobile phone numbers on a daily basis. This topic provides instructions on how to configure the messaging limit per day for SMS messages.


Alibaba Cloud SMS uses Singapore Time (SGT), which is 8 hours ahead of UTC (UTC+8).


  1. Log on to the Alibaba Cloud SMS console.

  2. In the left-side navigation pane, choose System Configurations > General Settings.

  3. On the Message Sending Limit tab, click Configure.

  4. Specify the maximum number of messages that can be sent per day. The upper limit is 20 messages per day.

  5. Click Save.