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Requesting a text only confirmation from Marriott/Vistana (the Marriott version of a Vistana reservation)

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Forgive me if this is a dumb questions: I know that you can go online and request a text only copy of a Marriott/Vistana confirmation, but the dates available seem to be about 2 weeks behind. In other words, I can reserve July 7, 2025 right now, but I can't look up the reservation and request a text only confirmation for July 7, for 2 more weeks. Am I missing something?

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The hotel website is mainly setup to facilitate hotel reservation transactions. Marriott International usually doesn't release hotel inventory until about 11 months in advance. Thus why you probably can't lookup a reservation much further out than that.
 

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Is there any other way to get a text only confirmation, or just gotta wait 2 weeks?
 

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Is there any other way to get a text only confirmation, or just gotta wait 2 weeks?
Does the reservation show up in the list of My Trips on Marriott.com? Can you use that to resend a confirmation?
 

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Yes - I will try that - thanks!
 
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