Pushing a List From VAN

There are two options for importing a list of contacts from VAN to ThruText; "pushing" and "pulling" using the External Contact List. This article explains how to "push" VAN contact lists into your ThruText account via the "SMS" button in your VAN committee.


If you haven't set up your VAN integration yet, click here to learn how to get set up.


Sending your list-

Navigate to your list in VAN. Press the "SMS" button and follow the prompts.





You will be redirected to your External Contact Lists in the Account Tools section of your admin dash. To create your group, please follow this guide on making your VAN list into a ThruText group.


"Pushing" your list will automatically set VAN folder permissions for that list.