To start a chat:
1. Open the list of online users by clicking the Who's Online button. A list will come up of all users currently online and available for chat.
2. Select a name from the list by clicking on it one time.
3. Click the Instant Message button to open a new chat window.
4. If the user declines your message, the chat window will display that information.
5. If the user accepts the invite, his/her name will appear in the chat window.
6. To invite more participants, use the Invite button in the chat window and double-click the user's name in the list that pops up. Any user in the chat can invite participants.