Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

This article helps you to learn how to send custom reminders to your phone number at specified intervals using Azure Logic App.

Azure Logic Apps

Logic App is a cloud-based service that allows us to react to an event in one service (such as SharePoint online) and do something with the data from that event into another service (such as Twitter). It makes it practical and simple for business processes. The users build workflows that automatically perform some business tasks and processes across applications and services. We can connect our business-critical apps and services with Azure Logic Apps, automating our workflows without writing a single line of code.

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Prerequisites

  • Microsoft Azure Account
  • Twilio Account

Follow the below steps to build a Workflow using a template.

Step 1

  • Log into https://portal.azure.com/.
  • In the dashboard, choose to create a resource and click on Integration. Now, select "Logic App".
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Step 2

  • Enter the name you want to assign to the logic. Select the subscription and resource group where you organize the related resources and location where your logic app is stored. Then, click on "Create".
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Here is the dashboard. Click "Logic App Designer".
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Step 3

Now, click "Blank Logic App".

 Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Step 4

  • Sign into twilio Account from https://www.twilio.com/sms/.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Create an account.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Verify your phone number
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Get into the Dashboard.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Choose the SMS and note down the API key and Secret key.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Step 5

Configure the Recurrence and Twilio.

  • Search for the schedule in the search bar.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Choose the interval (Here, you can change according to your needs), Frequency, Time Zone and Start time.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Step 6

  • Next, search for Twilio
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Then, choose the action for the workflow.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Next, paste the connection name, API key, and API Secret from Twilio.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • Then, choose the fields you want. Enter the phone number and SMS format text.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps
  • The final workflow will be like this.
Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Step 7

Now, let us save and run the workflow.

 Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Output

Receive an SMS

Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps 

Flow Evaluation

Send Custom Reminder To Your Phone At Specified Intervals Using Azure Logic Apps

Summary

I hope you understood how to send a custom reminder to your phone number at specified intervals using Azure Logic App. Stay tuned for more Logic App articles.