You must start Connections Chat before logging in. To find Connections Chat on your device, look for the IBM Chat icon:
To log in:
- Ensure a Connections community has been created and configured. Your administrator should have provided you these details.
- Next to User ID, enter your user ID.
- Next to Password, enter your password.
- Change the Log in status option to indicate your availability when you log in. The default status is "Available."
When you log in, you might see the following message: "Unable to retrieve contact list." The message is displayed whenever you log in until you set up a contact list.
Parent topic: Managing availability on the network