Using the main screenAdded by IBM on November 12, 2013 | Version 1 (Original)
|The main screen gives you access to all of IBM Sametime Mobile Chat's functionality.
The following options are available in the left action bar on iPads. On an iPhone, they are available from either the tabs at the bottom of the screen or from the More...
Table 1. Main screen options
Parent topic: Managing availability on the network
|Search||Search your contact list, or your corporate directory for chat partners.|
|Chats||Displays the text chat screen, which maintains a list of all active chats you are currently engaged in. If you are not participating in any chats, the screen displays a list of recent chats, with the most recent at the top.|
|Contacts||Opens the Contacts screen, which list your contacts and groups.|
|Favorites||Opens your favorite contacts list. |
|Audio Chat||Displays the audio chat screen, which displays a list of recent audio chats, with the most recent listed at the top. It also shows the dialing keypad. When you are engaged in an audio chat, the controls will be on this screen.|
|Video Chat||Displays the video chat screen, which displays a list of recent video chats, with the most recent listed at the top. When you are engaged in a video chat, you will participate from this screen. |
Video chatting is only available on iPads.
|Status||Shows your current status on Sametime. You can change your status by pressing this button.|
|User||This option is only available on iPads, and is at the bottom of the action bar. It displays three additional options:|
On iPhones, you can reach the Settings dialog from the More... menu. You can also access the Help and Support page on an iPhone from the Settings dialog.
- Log Out: logs you out of Sametime.
- Settings: Opens the settings dialog.
- Help and Support: Opens a page with links to the IBM Sametime website and for sending support logs to IBM.
|Settings||Displays the configuration menu for Sametime Mobile Chat on your device.|