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Add a contact that uses text messaging

If you add a person who uses text messaging as a contact to BlackBerry Messenger, you receive text messages from the person and you can send text messages to the person in BBM. This feature allows you to send and receive text messages and instant messages from one application.

Depending on your wireless service plan or organization, this feature might not be supported. Extra fees might apply for sending or receiving text messages.

  1. On the contact list screen, press the Image of Menu key key > Invite to BBM > Add a contact to text within BBM.
  2. Type part or all of the contact information.
  3. Click the contact information.
  4. If necessary, change the Category field.
  5. If necessary, type the name that you want to appear in your BBM contact list.
  6. Click Add Contact.
After you finish: For more information about text messaging, on the menu in the Messages application, click Help.

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