This post will show you how to to link your USSD service to Global USSD. After you developed the service according to GUSSD specifications, you need to host it on your HTTP server. Then, go to the “Services” section of the console.
Here you can see the list of your active and disabled services. If you want to make your service not accessible, there is no need to delete. Just disable it. Later, it can be activated at any time.
To link a new service, click “New USSD Service”.
Service name – your service name that will be displayed in the console.
Service URL – URL where your service is hosted. The URL should lead to the start page of your service, which is index.xml. Format of the link should be as following: http://host.com/index.xml.
Content request HTTP-method – GET or POST HTTP request method.
C2S-number – assign previously rented number to this particular service.
After clicking “Save”, the service becomes active, provided that you added sessions in your account. The service will be displayed as active in “Services” section. There is an action button against the service. If you click it, you will see a drop down menu.
By clicking “Test”, you can push the service to any required number. “Edit” button will get you to the same page where you created the service. However, you will see a new “Push URL” field.
This URL is specifically generated for your service. To push your service to a required subscriber, enter a number instead of MSISDN. Push URL has the following format: http://prod.globalussd.mobi/push?service=globalussd-lk.7.1439803718647&subscriber=MSISDN
Section “Delivery Test” contains information on various ways of testing delivery to a particular operator of your interest. If you have questions regarding delivery, contact us through “Support” icon in the console.
Contact us if you have questions here or through the console. Stay tuned.