From the Social network tab (left menu) the Messages entry allows you to send or receive messages. It is similar to most messaging tools.
Illustration 189: Social network – Internal messaging - Inbox
To write a message to another user (or a friend) subscribed to the platform:
click the Messages link below your picture,
click the Compose message icon ,
Chamilo will auto-complete the send-to field with known contacts,
enter the subject and message (optionally you can add an attached file),
click the Send message button.
If the recipient has entered their email in their profile, the message will also go automatically go to their email address.
Note: If the other user has chosen to, the message will also be sent to his e-mail as a notification of internal message. However, he will have to enter the platform to answer you.