How do I receive offline IMs with AIM?

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How do I receive offline IMs with AIM?

If you want to make sure you don't miss a thing, set up your AIM profile to accept offline Instant Messages (IMs).

Here's how:

1. On your AIM Buddy List window, click Options or Menu (depending on which version of AIM 7 you're using), and then click Settings.

2. Click Offline IM.

3. Check Accept IMs from Buddies on my Buddy List while I am offline by clicking on it.

4. Click Save.



Here is a list of Offline IM settings:

1. You wouldn't want to miss any instant messages (IMs) from your buddies, would you? Let your buddies post a message to you even when you are offline. Check Accept IMs from Buddies on my Buddy List while I am offline by clicking it.

2. Do you wish to send messages to your offline buddies? Check Allow me to send IMs to offline users by clicking on it. AIM ensures that your IMs reach your buddies when they sign on.

3. Do you want to be notified when you send an IM to an offline user? Check Ask me before sending an IM to an offline user by clicking on it.

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Last updated: 05-06-2011
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