Sending an Instant Message
Instant Messaging or IM for short, simply put, is a way to instantly communicate through text with a person. Unlike email, instant messaging gives you the ability to know if the other person is sitting in front of the computer receiving your messages or not. If they are, they can reply instantly.
Covered in this Video:
Numbers beside each bullet represent the point in the video to jump to for that topic.
- Choosing the person you want to send an IM to (1:02)
- Sending an Instant Message (1:30)
- How to tell if your contact is typing back (2:26)
- Skype Notifications (3:41)