Users are able to compose a private message directly from an inbox
Interface provides AJAX query from contacts to retrieve list of contacts
a. Configurable to allow for search of directory and contacts
Can send message to entire community, organization, group.
Users can cc their own email
Users can specify whether the private message should include their email address
PMs will be constrained to simple markup: bold, italic, hrefs, bulleted or numbered lists
PM UI displays threaded conversations intuitively.
Users can filter messages by sender, unread status, number of replies, date, subject
When messages are deleted, they are kept in a Trash Can until the Trash is emptied
PMs can have attachments