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GROUPS

How to create and manage groups

Groups are lists of contacts that lets participants have group conversations.

To manage you groups, tap the GROUPS tab on your HOME screen.

Screenshot - Groups

Creating Groups

To create a new group, tab the group plus button icon on the bottom right of your screen. 

Choose a name for your group.  Group names must have at least three characters. 

After you name your group a list of your contacts will be displayed for you to add.  Tap each contact you want to add.  Contacts you have selected will be indicated by a checkmark checkmark.

Screenshot - create group-1

Tap [DONE] to finish creating your group.  All group members will receive a message notifying them they have been added to the group and will be able to start writing group messages.

Managing Groups

Tap the group you wish to edit on the GROUPS page.

To edit your group, tap the manage group button (android) icon in the upper right of your screen.

This will bring up your group's profile. 

Screenshot - group profile

You can rename your group by tapping the edit pencil button icon to the right of the group's name.  Enter a new display name, then tap OK.

To add a group description, tap Change description, enter the description, and tap OK.

To add additional contact to the group, tap Add members and choose which contacts to add just as you did when creating the group.

To remove group members, tap Remove members and tap the remove member button button next to each member you want to remove.

To delete a group, tap DELETE at the bottom of the screen, then tap YES to confirm that you want to delete this group.  

You will only be able to add or remove member or delete a group if you were its original creator.

Reporting Illegal or Offensive Content

If you are member of a group that is being used to share offensive or illegal content you can report the group.  First, take screenshots of the content in question.  Then, open the group profile and tap the Report button report button.  Select the reason you are reporting the group, then tap ADD to upload your screenshots.  Screenshots are required to report a group.  You may also add comments to give added context, although this is not required.