Messages - Features
- Message members of the community without having to know their email
- In the Userbar, you will see an icon indicating how many messages are waiting for you.
- Messages can be 'flagged' and turn red as a reminder to the user. Flagged messages can be filtered for easy browsing.
- Messages are saved and stored in each user's message tab (under their profile section.) New messages are distinguished with a "star" and bold headings.
Send a message
Click on the Messages icon in the Userbar and click on + New Message (Fig. 1.1)
(Fig. 1.1) Compose a new message
The To field will automatically resolve names of the other Igloo users. From there, fill out the Subject and Message body and press Send Message (Fig. 1.2)
(Fig. 1.2) Send new message
After sending the message you will receive a confirmation dialog allowing you to Close window or view my messages (Fig. 1.3)
(Fig. 1.3) Close messages or view your messages
Read your messages
In addition to receiving an email notification when you receive a new message, your newest messages be visible by clicking on the Messages icon in the Userbar (Fig. 2.1)
(Fig. 2.1) Read new messages
Manage your messages
After clicking on View all Messages (Fig. 2.1,) you will see your full list of messages. Place a checkmark next to the message you wish to manage, and select Mark as Unread or Delete (Fig. 3.1)
(Fig. 3.1) Manage your full list of messages