Difference between revisions of "Components Messaging Write"

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==Related Information==
==Related Information==
*Further information about inbox messages: [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Inbox|Private messages - Inbox]]
*Further information about Inbox messages: [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Inbox|Private messages - Inbox]]
*Further information about reading messages: [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Read|Private messages - Read]]
*Further information about Reading messages: [[Help16:Components_Messaging_Read|Private messages - Read]]

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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.


This screen lets you write and send a private message to others with the correct User Groups permissions.


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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. 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.


At the top right you will see the toolbar:

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  • 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.

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