Add a contact to your Contacts list

You can add a contact by doing one of the following:

  • Searching the corporate address book

  • Using the contact’s SIP address (for contacts who use a public IM provider)

  • Adding the contact during a conversation

Note: When you add a contact to your Contacts list, Communicator Mobile requests the contact’s permission to display presence status to you. When you add the contact to your list, the contact’s presence status will be displayed as Offline until the contact allows you to view his or her presence information.

If the user accepts your request, the presence status in the Contacts list will be updated. In the meantime, or if the contact denies permission, you can view the contact’s presence status by searching for the contact as described in Search for a contact.

To add a contact by using search

  1. Tap Menu > Find/Add Contact.

  2. Tap Find by Display Name, and then tap one of the listed search options.

  3. Tap the box. Type the first name, last name, e-mail address, or display name of the person whom you want to add to your Contacts list, and then tap Find.

  4. Under Search Result(s), tap the name of the person whom you want to add to your Contacts list, tap Menu > Add Contact.

  5. Tap the name of the group you want to add the contact to, and then tap Ok. To add the contact to the Other Contacts group, tap Cancel.

To add a contact by using the contact's SIP address

  1. In the main window, tap Menu > Find/Add Contact.

  2. Tap Find by Display Name > Find by E-mail.

  3. Type the contact’s full SIP address, and then tap Find.

  4. Under Search Result(s), tap the address of the person whom you want to add to your Contacts list, tap Menu > Add Contact.

  5. Tap the name of the group you want to add the contact to, and then tap Ok. To add the contact to the Other Contacts group, tap Cancel.

To add a contact during a conversation

  1. In the conversation window, tap Menu > Add to Contacts.

  2. Tap the name of the group you want to add the contact to, and then tap Ok. To add the contact to the Other Contacts group, tap Cancel.


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