A private message, frequently abbreviated as PM, is a way to send information to another forum user privately, so that the entire Internet cannot see the details. This can be useful for providing personal details, such as your phone number or WildBlue account number.

To send a message, start by clicking on the name of the person to whom you wish to send a PM:

Next, choose "Send a private message to..."

Next, write a message and click on "submit."

To check for a response, look in the upper right corner of any page on the forum to see if you have new messages: