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Change Your BBM Profile or Status


Change display picture

Changing display picture will automatically post on user’s timeline. Here’s how you do it :

  1. On ’Me’ tab click your display picture and click the side menu on the top right corner
  2. Tab ‘Change Display Picture’.
  3. Tab ‘Replace picture’.
  4. Select picture from gallery then clicks ‘Done’ button


Change display name

Changing display name will automatically post on user’s timeline. Here’s how you do it :

  1. On ’Me’ tab click your display picture and click the side menu on the top right corner
  2. Tab ‘Edit Profile’ button
  3. Write your name then click ‘Done’ button


Save a Status for Later

You can change your status and save it for a later. Here's how you do it :

  1. Tap the Status drop-down list then tap 'Set Availability'.

  1. Type a status that you want to save and use again.

  1. To show the GBh8saOGNZLoLmWsQONiB_pgreUdYX-5sw.png  icon beside your name when you select the status, turn on the Show busy icon switch.
  2. Tap ‘Save’ button.

You can select your custom status in the Status field.


Show your location

To help your contacts know when you might be unavailable to chat, in BBM you can show the country that you're in and the local time.

  1.             Tap  > .         
  2.             Turn on 'Show My Country and Time'.    

Show what you're listening to

BBM can change your status message to display the song title and artist when you're listening to music. When you're done listening to music, your status message returns to the last status message that you typed.      

  1.             Tap  > .         
  2.             Turn on 'Show What I'm Listening To'.         

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