Day 24-Working With Joomla Tools Menu

This post was written by neerja.sharma on June 14, 2010
Posted Under: 30 Days To Joomla WebSite Setup

Yesterday I wrote about Joomla Tools  Read Messages in article Day-23.Today I will write on Write Messages next to Read Message under tools , What are write messages and how it works. Let’s start with the definition of write messages

What are Write Messages?

Click on Tools menu at backend and you will see write messages sub menu. Or click the “New” icon in the toolbar of the Private Messaging screen. You will see screen like this as shown in figure:

Following are the details :

  • To. Select the User you wish to send the message to from the drop-down list box. Note that only Users who are members of the “Super Administrator” group can read private messages.
  • Subject. The subject of the message.
  • Message. The body of the message.


  • Send. Send the message. Note that the Subject and Message fields cannot be blank.
  • Cancel. When you will click on this it will go back to the main screen of the Manager, without saving the modifications you made.
  • Help. Open the Help Screen.