Add a BBM contact

You can add contacts to BBM by scanning their BBM barcodes or by using NFC technology (if supported by your device). You can also add contacts by typing someone's phone number, email, BBM PIN, or by selecting a contact on your device. Contacts who don't have BBM yet can download it from your invitation.

  1. Tap The More actions icon > The Invite to BBM icon.
  2. Select the type of invitation you want to send.
  3. Follow the directions on the screen.
After you finish:

To view your pending BBM invitations, tap The More tabs icon > The Invites icon.

Find your PIN or barcode

A PIN is a unique identifier used in BBM. People can invite you to become BBM contacts if they know your BBM PIN or if you show them your BBM barcode.

  1. Tap your BBM picture or name.
  2. Tap The Show Barcode icon. To copy your PIN, tap The Copy PIN icon.
After you finish:
Tip: You can also type mypin and press the Space key in BBM to see your PIN.

Delete a contact

If you delete a BBM contact, you're also deleted from that person's contact list in BBM.

  1. Tap The Contacts icon.
  2. Touch and hold a name.
  3. Tap The Delete icon.
  4. To prevent the person from being able to send you invitations in BBM, select the Block Future Invitations checkbox.
  5. Tap Delete.

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