Import your existing phone number from Twilio or create a new phone number through Twilio in Aptly. Use your Aptly phone to make calls, send texts and more.

In this article, you'll learn:

  1. How to create a new Twilio account and corresponding phone number in Aptly
  2. How to connect an existing Twilio account and import phone numbers into Aptly

How to create a new Twilio account and corresponding phone number in Aptly

1. Click your avatar in the bottom left corner

2. Click My Profile.

3. Click Personal Phone Numbers.

4. Click Add Twilio Account.

5. Click Quick Setup.

6. Enter your information to create a Twilio account. Then click Authorize.

7. Follow steps 8 - 12 below.

How to connect an existing Twilio account and import phone numbers into Aptly

1. Click your avatar in the bottom left corner.

2. Click My Profile.

3. Click Personal Phone Numbers.

4. Click Add Twilio Account.

5. Click Pre-existing number or have an advanced Twilio setup?

6. Enter an internal name for your phone line, and your account SID and Auth Token from Twilio. You can find this on your Twilio account homepage under project info.

7. Click Save Account.

8. Click Import Number.

9. Under Account, select your phone line from the dropdown. Enter part or all of the number you're importing into the search field or just leave it blank. Then, click Search.

10. Find the number you'd like to import from Twilio and click Import.

11. Check the features you'd like to manage in Aptly. Checking all is recommended, unless you'd like to continue using a different service for call logs, inbound calls or inbound SMS. Confirm your Ring To number is the number you'd like to receive the calls and texts.

12. Click Import Number.

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