Microsoft SMS Organizer is a popular messaging tool for available on the Android platform. While it is only available in the UK, US, and India, Microsoft keeps updating the app with interesting features. With the latest update (version 1.1.183), the app now has a snack bar for battery optimization on OnePlus smartphones.

Microsoft launched SMS Organizer in India, but it has since arrive in the United Kingdom and United States. However, it is in India where the app has become increasingly popular.

SMS Organizer is a useful tool despite the popularity of services like WhatsApp. At the moment it is only available in India, where many areas do not have the connection power to send messages online. SMS still plays a vital communication role in low-connectivity locations.

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The new snack bar allows battery optimization on OnePlus users, so it is a limited update that won’t affect everyone. In fact, it is limited further because the snack bar only works on OnePlus smartphones running Android 10 or newer.

Still, other users should also grab this update because it adds an important fix:

Changelog

Show snack bar to disable battery optimization for OnePlus android 10 users.
Resend vCard MMS bug fixes.

If you want to update to the latest version, you can check it out at the Google Play Store.

Microsoft SMS Organizer Features

Microsoft has increasingly been trying to make SMS Organizer more useful as a modern communication tool. In 2019, Microsoft made the app more viable as a WhatsApp alternative and brought voice messaging to the service.

“Live train schedules
Get live status of any Indian Railways train anytime, anywhere. This feature works without internet while you’re traveling in a train by using GPS to find your train location. You can also share your current train location with friends & family to keep them informed.

Offers from your SMS
While shopping online, ordering in or paying bills, use SMS Organizer to get the best offers from your SMS inbox in one place. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, you can see offers from the web too.

Passbook of all your expenses
Keep track of all your bank accounts & wallets in one place, stay on top of your account balance and view each expense from each account. SMS Organizer doesn’t read any of your sensitive information.

Automatic reminders
Never miss your appointments! SMS Organizer gives you automatic reminders for upcoming trains, flights, buses, movies, hotel reservations, doctor appointments and even for bill payments. Also, create a custom reminder to help you remember anything you want.

Smart assist for tasks
Check train PNR status, flight status, do web check-in, book a cab—all of this and more—directly through reminders. SMS Organizer helps you complete important tasks by guiding you to the right webpage/app at the right time.

Type with voice
Save time by composing SMS by speaking into the mic, with the help of our speech-to-text capabilities.

Forward bills to any contact
Want someone else to pay? Share any bill with your contacts to automatically remind them to pay on time.

Save battery with ‘dark theme’
Switch to the beautiful new dark theme—to see better in sunlight or whenever you feel like.

Auto-backup keeps you safe
Back up your messages to Google Drive. If you lose your phone, switch to a new one or even format it, your messages will be safe. Restore your messages when you reinstall SMS Organizer.

Personalize as you like
Star an SMS for quick access or block spam senders. Also, customize notifications, ringtones and font size. Reply to messages directly from the notification drawer, without going to the app.

View unread messages easily
Quickly filter down to see only your unread messages, without being disturbed by the ones you’ve already read.

It works offline
All the amazing features work perfectly without any internet.

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