Phone text message

This is a post from a friend of mine. Can someone help her? TIA

<<Attention Apple / iPhone users!!
Anyone aware of or using an auto reply text message in response to a text message - not a phone call( not the auto reply while driving)
I have looked everywhere and hope that one of you might know something.
Thanks in advance :)>>

You might be able to do something with a signature or something four unaware of it. What’s her use case? Made a expanding shortcut for easy reply?

Off the top of my head, I think a lot of carriers have a thing where a person’s number is also available as an email address (something like Maybe it’s possible to set something up where an auto reply is sent via email as a text? This probably depends on the carrier.