What is the Habbo Instant Messenger?
The Habbo Instant Messenger allows you to keep in contact with any online Habbo that you have added to your friend list. You can then have an instant chat with them, no matter where they are inside Habbo. You can only use the Habbo Instant Messenger inside Habbo.
How do I send a Habbo Instant Message?
The Habbo you want to Instant Message must be on your friend list and they must be online. To send an Instant Message to your friend, click on the speech bubble icon next to their name in your Friend List.
Can I have multiple chats at the same time?
Yes. You can start new Instant Message conversations by clicking on the speech bubble next to another person in your Friend List. This will create a new tab in your IM window, enabling you to swap back and forth between multiple chats.
Can I create a group Instant Message?
Currently there is no ability to create a group Instant Message where multiple friends can take part in the same conversation.
How do I handle inappropriate Instant Messages?
Instant Messages are passed through filters which remove inappropriate language and alert our moderation team to unsafe behaviour automatically. If you do not wish to receive any further Instant Messages from a particular player, highlight their name in your Friends List and click the red X at the bottom right of your console screen.
Can I mass message everyone on my Friends list?
Habbo's Instant Messenger does not allow mass messaging as it would be too easy to spam other Habbos - and we all know that spamming is bad!
I get a "Your Friend Is Busy" message when I try to IM them. Why?
If you receive a message that "Your friend is busy" when you try to send them an instant message, it means they are either playing a game or are just loading into a new room. Try again a few minutes later.