If you are busy and working on your laptop, then you receive a text SMS and you then move from the wide screen and keyboard of the laptop to the small cramped screen of your smartphone. When you are working with laptop you should have a luxury of texting using the full keyboard. The next few apps provide you with the same, you can SMS using your laptop and use your phone number to do so. Let’s take a look at them.

SMS Text Messaging ↔Text on PC

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SMS Text Messaging ↔Text on PC is a powerful app that allows you to text message from any device even your computer. Your PC is synced with your smartphone and it uses the same phone number.

Other features include automatic SMS, MMS backup to the cloud. The app has more than 1 million downloads and an average rating of 4.3 stars. The app has a very beautiful interface and runs very smoothly.

AirDroid

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AirDroid controls your android device over the web. AirDroid is available across all platforms like Windows, Chromebook, Mac and Linux. After installing AirDroid on your smartphone you have to open web.airdroid.com and you are ready to go.

You can send and receive text messages, import and export files, play music and transfer wirelessly between the phone and the computer. Other features include viewing and editing contacts, camera control and screenshot of the phone. The app has more than 10 million downloads and an average rating of 4.6 stars.

Mighty Text

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SMS Text Messaging ↔PC Texting is one of the popular apps to send SMS from the desktop to other phones. The app uses your current Android mobile number and you can SMS from your PC, Mac or Tablet.

The web platform allows you to text from PC absolutely free and you also get to see your battery level.You also get notifications about who is calling and services like group texting are also included in the web platform. The app is very easy to setup, first you need to install the app on your Android phone and then you need to open https://mightytext.net/app on your laptop. The app has an impressive rating of 4.4 stars and more than 30,000 users have rated it as a 5 star app.

DeskSMS

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DeskSMS allows you to send SMS from you desktop to anyone on your android phone’s contact list. DeskSMS is available as a chrome extension, firefox extension and also you can do the same from the website https://desksms.appspot.com/

DeskSMS has an average rating of 4.1 stars. You can also forward your text messages to your Gmail, Google Chat and DeskSMS chrome extension. You can also download the DeskSMS app and send SMS using your phone number. Overall a very good app as it provides flexibility to access your SMS from a variety of options as mentioned before via desktop.

MobiTexter

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SMS Text Messaging ↔Computer is an app that can help you SMS from your computer, laptop and mobile. You can sign in via your google account or can also do it via setting up a new account. Group messaging, SMS sync and scheduled messaging are some of the features that you get with this app.

You can also share your SMS on various social networking platform. You can even print your messages. The app works with all the browsers and the app uses your android phone number just like other similar apps. You just need to log in to mobitexter.net and your inbox is synced in a moment.

Other Similar Apps

Other similar apps with similar features are SMS↔Chrome, Web SMS from PC, iPad, Tablet, and SMS From PC – Lite.

Conclusion

These apps surely help you avoid the hassle of checking your smartphone every time you receive a SMS. And they are pretty useful when you are engrossed in your work. The best thing is the ability to sign up using your Google account credentials. These apps are easy and quick to set up so they also save a lot of time. In a nutshell, you can download any one of the apps if your are busy and receive a lot of text messages.

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