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==How to Access==
 
==How to Access==
Select '''Tools → Write Message''' from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation. Or click the "New" icon in the toolbar of the [[Screen.messages.inbox.15|Private Messaging]] screen.
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Select '''Components → Messaging → Read Private Messages''' from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation. And/Or click the "New" icon in the toolbar of the [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Write|Read Private Messages]] screen.
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
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==Screenshot==
 
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==Details==
 
==Details==
*'''To.''' Select the User you wish to send the message to from the drop-down list box. Note that only Users who are members of the "Super Administrator" group can read private messages.
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*'''Recipient.''' Click on the "Change User" button to open the modal pop-up and then select the User you wish to send the message to from the Name list.
*'''Subject.''' The subject of the message.
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*'''Subject.''' The subject of the message. It helps if this is descriptive of the Message body.
*'''Message.''' The body of the message.
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*'''Message.''' The body of the message. It helps if the body of the Message is meaningful and kept relatively short.
  
 
==Toolbar==
 
==Toolbar==
 
At the top right you will see the toolbar:  
 
At the top right you will see the toolbar:  
  
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*'''Send.''' Send the message. Note that the Subject and Message fields cannot be blank.
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*'''Send.''' Send the message. Note that the Recipient, Subject and Message fields cannot be blank.
 
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{{toolbaricon|Cancel}}
 
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==Related Information==
 
==Related Information==
*To view, reply to, and delete Private Messages: [[Screen.messages.inbox.15|Private Messaging]]
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*Further information about inbox messages: [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Inbox|Private messages - Inbox]]
*To read Private Messages: [[screen.messages.read.15|Read Private Message]]
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*Further information about reading messages: [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Read|Private messages - Read]]
  
 
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Contents

How to Access

Select Components → Messaging → Read Private Messages from the drop-down menu on the back-end of your Joomla! installation. And/Or click the "New" icon in the toolbar of the Read Private Messages screen.

Description

This screen lets you write and send a private message.

Screenshot

Help16 Components Messaging Write.png

Details

  • Recipient. Click on the "Change User" button to open the modal pop-up and then select the User you wish to send the message to from the Name list.
  • Subject. The subject of the message. It helps if this is descriptive of the Message body.
  • Message. The body of the message. It helps if the body of the Message is meaningful and kept relatively short.

Toolbar

At the top right you will see the toolbar:

Help16 Components Messaging Write Toolbar.png

  • Send. Send the message. Note that the Recipient, Subject and Message fields cannot be blank.
  • Cancel. Go back to the main screen of the Manager, without saving the modifications you made.
  • Help. Opens this Help Screen.

Related Information