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Version: 10.14

Organize your BBM contacts

If you have many contacts, you can organize them into categories. For example, you can create a category for family.

  1. On the Contacts screen, touch and hold a name.
  2. Tap Move Contact.
  3. Tap a category, or tap The Add Category icon to create a category.
To delete a category, move the contacts out of it first. Then, touch and hold the category name and tap The Delete Category icon.

View someone's BBM profile

You can view contact details in someone's BBM profile.

  1. Touch and hold a name.
  2. Tap The View BBM Profile icon.

Tip: If you have a few contacts with similar names, you can type a new name for the contact on this screen.

Hide Instant Previews for a BBM contact

By default, Instant Previews appear for all BBM chats when you're in another app. You can hide Instant Previews for a specific BBM contact.

  1. On the Contacts screen, touch and hold a name.
  2. Tap The Hide Previews icon.
To see message previews from the contact again, repeat step 1 and tap The Show Previews icon.