Get started by entering your information and registering for the service. Follow the instructions on the text message and verify your phone number.
Text one of the various commands to the dedicated MacSMS number to get the latest information. You can text anytime during the day or night.
Wait a few seconds for the updates to be texted to your cell phone. Oh and don't forget to add the MacSMS number to your favourite contacts.
These are the keywords that we currently support. Try texting them to
(289) 724-1MAC and see what they do (all of them are case insensitive).
Find the current weather conditions on campus. You will get a summary of the temperature and the wind speed.
Find out what the weather will be like for the next 3 days.
Find out about the wind speed and the wind direction.
Switch and save your preferences between degrees Celsius or degrees Fahrenheit.
Find out what time the next buses are coming at any bus stop in Hamilton (ex: bus 1108). Or specify a time in future to get the bus schedule instantly (ex: b 1108 17:20).
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