When you invite a member to become a contact, the member must accept your invitation before the person is added to your BlackBerry® Messenger contact list. After you invite a member from a group to become a BlackBerry Messenger contact, you can start a private chat by clicking the member.
- On the Home screen or in the Instant Messaging folder, click the BlackBerry Messenger icon.
- On the contact list screen, in the BlackBerry Groups category, click a group.
- Highlight a member who is not yet a BlackBerry Messenger contact.
- Press the Menu key.
- Click Add to BlackBerry Messenger.
- Click Yes.
- Click Send.