GroupMe is a free group messaging app. It’s a simple way to stay in touch with friends and family.

Even your friends without smartphones can join; add anyone from your address book, and they can jump right in and chat with the group.

GroupMe works on Android so you can stay in touch on the go.

An overview of the GroupMe options on Android

A. Search chats - Search your messages and contacts.

B. View a chat - Tap a chat to view and send messages to your contact or group.

C. Start a new chat - Create a group chat, start a direct message, create an announcement group to share updates with others, or start a School Group with Campus Connect.

D. Chat tab - Send chats and create groups. You'll start on the Chat tab when you open the app.

E. Campus Connect tab - Find groups for classes, clubs, and common interests in your school community. To use Campus Connect, you'll need to verify your school email address. Learn more about Campus Connect in GroupMe.

F. Profile tab - Edit and share your profile, find your contacts, view your archived messages and groups, manage your settings, or get help and send feedback.

GroupMe works on iOS so you can stay in touch on the go.

An overview of the GroupMe options on iOS

A. Start a new chat - Create a group chat, start a direct message, create an announcement group to share updates with others, or start a School Group with Campus Connect.

B. Search chats - Search your messages and contacts.

C. View a chat - Tap a chat to view and send messages with a contact or group.

D. Chat tab - Send chats and create groups. You'll start on the Chat tab when you open the app.

E. Campus Connect tab - Find groups for classes, clubs, and common interests in your school community. To use Campus Connect, you'll need to verify your school email address. Learn more about Campus Connect in GroupMe.

F. Profile tab - Edit and share your profile, find your contacts, view your archived messages and groups, manage your settings, or get help and send feedback.

GroupMe works on Windows.

An overview of the GroupMe options on desktop

A. Search chats - Search your messages and contacts.

B. Mark all read - Mark all your messages as read.

C. Start a new chat - Create a group chat, start a direct message, or create an announcement group to share updates with others.

D. More - Select the More menu to view additional options.

E. View a chat - Select a chat to view and send messages with a contact or group.

F. Chats tab - Send chats and create groups. You'll start on the Chat tab when you open the app

G. Contacts tab - View your contacts, find your friends who already use GroupMe, and invite others to join.

H. Archive tab - Find any chats you've hidden and groups you've left.

I. Help and feedback tab - Access the GroupMe FAQ, give feedback to the GroupMe team, or view the GroupMe Privacy Policy, Terms of Service, and Third Party Notices.

J. Settings tab - Manage your GroupMe theme, notifications, and message settings.

GroupMe for the web works in your desktop web browser.

An overview of the GroupMe options on web

A. Mark all read - Mark all your messages as read. 

B. Start a new chat - Create a group chat, start a direct message, start a school group with Campus Connect, or create an announcement group to share updates with others.

C. Search messages - Search your chats.

D. Profile - Edit and share your profile, manage two-step verification, export your data, delete your account, or connect to Campus Connect or Facebook.

E. Chats tab - Send chats and create groups. You'll start on the Chat tab when you open the app

F. Contacts tab - View your contacts. You can report a concern or remove and block contacts from this tab.

G. Archive tab - Find any chats you've hidden and groups you've left.

H. Campus Connect tab - Find groups for classes, clubs, and common interests in your school community. To use Campus Connect, you'll need to verify your school email address. Learn more about Campus Connect in GroupMe.

I. View a chat - Select a chat to view and send messages with a contact or group.

J. Settings tab - Manage your GroupMe theme, notifications, and message settings.

K. Share your profile - Display a QR code for your friends to scan to add you as a contact in GroupMe.

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