Jio Chat Features

Chat with friends:

To start chatting with your friends on Jio Chat, please follow the steps given below: 
• Click the user’s name under the 'Contacts’ tab to get a list of actions that can be taken. 
• Click the left most icon (chat icon) and a message input screen will open. 

Alternatively, click the user’s profile image under the ‘Contacts' tab to go to the user’s profile page. 
• From the user’s profile, click on the chat icon and a message input screen will open. 
• Once message input screen opens, you can then use the on-device native keyboard to initiate a chat. 

Share audio, image, video & location with your contact or groups; up to 100 mb files can be sent. Express your mood with various Indianised stickers.

Audio calling feature:

Click on the contacts name and then click the ‘Call’ icon which comes in the horizontal dropdown menu. Alternatively click on the profile pic of the contact to open the contact’s profile page. Then click on the call button to initiate a call.

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If you are in a chat session with a contact and you wish to call the contact, you can initiate a call by clicking the leftmost button on the horizontal menu which is always available on the chat window. The speakerphone can be used to toggle between speakerphone and earpiece, and the button can be used to mute or unmute a call.

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Note: Bluetooth headsets are currently not supported by Jio Chat.


Video calling feature:

In order to start using the video call facility, click on the contacts name and then click the ‘Video Call’ icon which comes in the horizontal dropdown menu. Alternatively click on the profile pic of the contact to open the contact’s profile page. Then click on the Video call button to initiate a video call.
Once this contact accepts the call the video call begins and you can see your contact along with a smaller video feed of yourself. The video feed can be disabled without ending the call, making it an audio-only call.
While you are in a chat session with another user, you can initiate a call by clicking the leftmost button on the horizontal menu which is always available on the chat window.
NOTE: It is recommended that video calls are made on a wireless LAN or WiFi network or a 3G or 4G operator network. Bluetooth headsets are not currently supported by Jio Chat.


Audio and Video conference calls:

While in a call session, audio/video, you can add people by selecting the '+' icon. Conference calls are limited to three members in video calls and five members in audio calls.
A conference call can also be initiated by choosing the 'Dial' tab on top right corner. Now select the contacts you wish to call and start the call.


Group Chat:

Please click on Contacts > Groups, then click on the ‘Add’ icon available on top right corner of the screen. This will lead to a page which prompts you to add individuals directly from the contacts list. Add contacts and click on the ‘Done’ button to create the group.
Alternatively, while you have a chat window open, please click on the top right menu icon select chat information to open the chat information page. This will display the ‘+’ icon which can be used to select more contacts to create a new group.


Simply Doodle

While chatting, you have an option to open a whiteboard and create a random doodle and share it. You can also choose an image from the device’s photo album, or click a picture and doodle on it and then share it.

Voice Note:

A Voice Note is a short voice message you can record and send during a chat. On the chat window, click and hold the ‘microphone’ icon to record. Release your finger to send the message. To cancel a voice message before sending, slide your finger upwards on the black box that appears.

Do not Disturb feature: