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In-Meeting Chat on AT&T Office@Hand Meetings
Article #35437

This article provides instructions on how to send, view, and respond to chat messages during a video meeting.

The in-meeting chat feature allows participants to communicate with the host or other participants via chat. You can send a public chat to all the people in the meeting, or a private chat to individual participants.

How to send a public chat
How to send a private chat
How to view unread chat messages

How to send a public chat

Public chat messages are visible to everyone in the meeting.

AT&T Office@Hand Meetings for desktop

  1. During a meeting, click the Open chat button in the meeting controls.
  2. On the With everyone tab, enter your message on the chat box.
  3. Press Enter.

AT&T Office@Hand app for mobile

  1. During a meeting, tap the Chat button located on the bottom-right corner.
  2. On the With everyone tab, enter your message on the chat box
  3. Tap Send.

How to send a private chat

Private chat messages are only visible to you and the person you are chatting with. Alternatively, you can click or tap the participant’s name in the Participants tab and it will let you chat with the person in private.

AT&T Office@Hand Meetings for desktop

  1. During a meeting, click the Open chat button in the meeting controls.
  2. Click the Privately tab.
  3. On the search box, enter the name of the person in the meeting you want to chat with. You can also click the search box, then scroll down the list. Click the person’s name.
  4. Enter your message on the chat box.
  5. Press Enter.

AT&T Office@Hand app for mobile

  1. During a meeting, tap the Chat button located on the bottom-right corner.
  2. Tap the Privately tab.
  3. On the search box, enter the name of the person in the meeting you want to chat with. You can also scroll down the list of meeting participants below Search.
  4. Tap the person’s name.
  5. Enter your message on the chat box.
  6. Tap Send.

How to view unread chat messages

The Chat button will show the number of unread messages. The number of unread messages is displayed as a badge.

AT&T Office@Hand Meetings for desktop
Click the Open chat button in the meeting controls.

Click the Open chat button in the meeting controls.

AT&T Office@Hand app for mobile
Tap the Chat button located on the bottom-right corner.

Tap the Chat button located on the bottom-right corner.

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