How do I add a new away message or edit my existing away message in AIM?

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How do I add a new away message or edit my existing away message in AIM?

Adding an AIM away message or updating your away message is easy! Here's how:


1. At the top of your Buddy List window, click Options or Menu (depending on which version of AIM 7 you're using).

2. Click Settings.





3. Click Buddy List.

4. Click Manage Saved Away Messages.





5. Click +.





6. Enter a title in the Enter Title field, and type a message in the Enter Message field.





7. Click Save.

8. When you are ready to set your away message, click the availability drop-down menu next to your name.

9. Click Saved Away Messages.

10. Click the title of the appropriate away message.





11. When you return, you can change your status to available through the same drop-down menu.

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Last updated: 03-27-2014
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