Send an instant message

You can send an instant message to someone regardless of whether he or she is in your Contact List. You cannot, however, send an instant message to someone who you have blocked.

ShowTo send a message to someone who is on your Contact List

  1. In the Contact List, tap the name of the person to whom you want to send an instant message.
  2. Tap Send Instant Message.
  3. Type your message, and then either tap Send or tap the RETURN key.

ShowTo send a message to someone who is not on your Contact List

  1. Tap Menu > Find/Add Someone.
  2. Tap Find by display name, and then tap one of the listed search options.
  3. Tap the box. Type the first name, last name, e-mail address, or display name of the person for whom you are searching, and then tap Find.
  4. Under Search Results, tap the name of the person that you want to contact.
  5. Tap Send Instant Message.
  6. Type your message, and then either tap Send or tap the RETURN key.

ShowTo send a message to a group on your Contact List

  • In the Contact List, tap the group name that includes all the people to whom you want to send an instant message, and then tap Send IM.

 Notes 

  • Because Communicator Mobile limits a conversation to 101 participants, including yourself, you cannot send a message to a group that contains more than 100 contacts.
  • You cannot send a message to a group that contains no users.
  • You cannot send a message to a default group, such as Other Contacts or All Contacts.


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