Using BlackBerry PlayBook Messenger
Send instant messages with BlackBerry Messenger (BBM). The PlayBook offers BBM as part of the BlackBerry Bridge. Wirelessly connect your tablet to a BlackBerry smartphone to send and receive instant messages from the PlayBook.
Add a contact to your BlackBerry device.
Get that person’s permission to communicate.
You must know one of the following to use BBM:
The person’s PIN
The e-mail address associated with the person’s device
Send either a Request by PIN or Request by E-mail message.
The following table helps you in BBM.
To Do This . . . Do This Send a message using BlackBerry Messenger Click a name in the contacts list; then select and click Start
Conversation. Type a message and press Enter.
During a BBM session, choose Send a File or Send a Voice
Record a message and send it as a note, and then wait for the
other party to do the same. Internationally it’s
Exit a conversation (to conduct more than one BBM session, with
different contacts, at the same time)
Press the Escape key. End a conversation Select and click End Conversation.