instant messaging

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instant messaging

n.
The transmission of an electronic message over a computer network using software that immediately displays the message in a window on the screen of the recipient.

instant messaging

n
(Computer Science) computing the online facility that allows the instant exchange of written messages between two or more people using different computers or mobile phones. Abbreviation: IM

instant messaging

A program that allows users to communicate with each other instantaneously using typed messages.
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However, unlike vMix, Rendezvous has no text conferencing feature, which would be useful.
But he typically spent 14 to 18 hour days, bouncing in an SUV across the dusty desert with members of the 3ID's Combat Service Support Automation Management Office to wherever the 3ID's units had "jumped" to another location, adding additional capabilities beyond the ability to transmit data--including text messaging, text conferencing, collaboration software and Voice over Internet Protocol telephone capability.
These included text messaging, text conferencing, collaboration software, and Voice Over Internet Protocol (VOIP) telephone capability.