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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, or click the "New" icon in the toolbar of the [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Inbox|Read Private Messages]] screen.
  
 
==Description==
 
==Description==
This screen lets you write and send a private message.
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This screen lets you write and send private messages to others with the correct [[Help16:Users_Groups|User Group]] permissions.
  
 
==Screenshot==
 
==Screenshot==
[[Image:Private_message_write.png]]
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[[Image:Help16_Components_Messaging_Write.png]]
  
 
==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.''' The recipient of the message. Click on the "Change User" button to open the pop-up, and then, from the list of names, select the user to whom you wish to send the message.
*'''Subject.''' The subject of the message.
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*'''Subject.''' The subject of the message. Just like the subject of an email, it helps if this is a short description of the message body.
*'''Message.''' The body of the message.
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*'''Message.''' The body text of the message. Just like the body text of an email, it helps if 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:  
  
[[Image:Write_message_toolbar.png]]
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[[Image:Help16_Components_Messaging_Write_Toolbar.png]]
*'''Send.''' Send the message. Note that the Subject and Message fields cannot be blank.
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*'''Send.''' Sends the message. Note that the Recipient, Subject and Message fields cannot be blank.
 
{{toolbaricon|Cancel}}
 
{{toolbaricon|Cancel}}
 
{{toolbaricon|Help}}
 
{{toolbaricon|Help}}
  
 
==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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Latest revision as of 18:38, 28 April 2013

Contents

How to Access

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

Description

This screen lets you write and send private messages to others with the correct User Group permissions.

Screenshot

Help16 Components Messaging Write.png

Details

  • Recipient. The recipient of the message. Click on the "Change User" button to open the pop-up, and then, from the list of names, select the user to whom you wish to send the message.
  • Subject. The subject of the message. Just like the subject of an email, it helps if this is a short description of the message body.
  • Message. The body text of the message. Just like the body text of an email, it helps if 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. Sends 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.

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