Send direct messages to your contacts
on Apr 17, 2024

Status app is currently in beta stage
The Status app is currently in beta. This means the app is still undergoing active development, and certain features described in this document may function differently or be unavailable in the app.

A direct message chat (or DM, for short) is a private chat between you and another person. In Status, you can send direct messages to people on your contact list. If the person is not your contact yet, send a contact request first.

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    From the tab bar, tap
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    Tap the person you want to chat with and start sending messages.
In direct messages, you can send text messages, images, GIFs, stickers and audio messages. You can also format, edit and delete your messages.