Reliance Jio has launched it’s messenger app Jio Chat and is now available on Google Play store. It is currently available on Android and iOS devices.
Jio Chat Available in ALL MAJOR INDIAN LANGUAGES. Now you can also use the app in Hindi, Marathi, Gujarati, Punjabi, Bengali, Kannada, Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam, Bengali & Odia.
How do I hide my Last Seen Status On Jio Chat – Last Seen time is automatically shown to users of JioChat who have your number in their contact book.
In order to hide your last seen time, open More > Settings > Chat Settings. Scroll down and turn off ‘Show Last seen’. Once you turn this off, other JioChat users will not be able to see your last seen time.
What is JioChat?
JioChat is an instant messaging application with voice and video calling capability. It offers rich communication features for an enhanced experience. You can access this application through any internet enabled smartphone (currently iOS & Android) over any data network.
On which devices can I use JioChat?
JioChat works on any smartphone running on Android OS version 2.3 or higher and on all Apple smartphones on iOS version 6.0 or above.
How do I identify which of my existing contacts are on JioChat?
People on your contact list who are already on JioChat can be identified by the JioChat icon that appears next to their names on the ‘Contacts’ screen. You can also filter your contacts and view only JioChat users by clicking on the dropdown available on the top of the ‘Contacts’ screen, which has two options – All contacts and JioChat contacts.
Are there any charges for sending SMS?
As a JioChat user, you enjoy upto 100 free outgoing SMS messages per month, with a daily upper limit of 100 messages. Once you exhaust the free SMS quota, you will have to wait till the quota is renewed for the following month. Currently, SMS can only be sent to Indian numbers.
How do I block contacts on JioChat?
On Android phones, to block a contact go to ‘Chat’ session with the contact, click on the ellipse (three dots) at the top right corner and click ‘Block’.
On iPhones, to block a contact click on ‘Profile’ on top right corner to go to Chat Information page. Click on ‘Block Contact’.
To block multiple contacts at once, simply click on More > Settings > Security and Privacy > Blocked Contacts, and then click on the ‘+’ icon at the top right to add the contacts you would like to block.
How can I delete contacts on JioChat?
To delete a contact, go to the contact’s profile page and click on the top right menu button. This will provide you with the ‘Delete contact’ button, which you need to click to remove the contact from your phone address book. Please note that deleted contacts can still send you messages.
How do I transfer money using JioChat?
You can send money to your friends/family instantly on JioChat. When you are chatting with your friend, click on the ₹ symbol, enter the amount to be sent and click ‘Send’. Money will be instantly transferred from your JioMoney account to your friend’s JioMoney account.