Add a BBM contact

You can add contacts to BBM by scanning their BBM barcodes. You can also add contacts by typing someone's contact information, by selecting an existing BlackBerry contact, or by using NFC technology (if supported by your device).

  1. Tap More actions > Invite to BBM.
  2. At the bottom of the screen, tap Scan to Invite.
  3. Follow the directions on the screen.
After you finish:

Show your BBM barcode

  1. Tap your picture or name.
  2. Tap The Show Barcode icon.
After you finish: To copy your PIN, tap The Copy Pin icon.

Add a contact by typing

  1. Type in the field or tap Select Contacts to find a contact in your address book.
  2. Tap Send.

View pending BBM invitations

Tap More tabs > Invites.
After you finish: To cancel an invitation that you sent, tap Sent. Touch and hold an invitation. Tap Delete Invitation.

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