Definition: A message on Uplust chat is a private message sent via Uplust to or from one of your followers.

Who can send you a message?

You can determine who can send you a direct message on Uplust in your Notifications settings section. You have the choice between the following:
  1. Everyone can send you messages.
  2. You can only receive messages from users you follow.
  3. Nobody can send you messages.

To send a message via the web:

  1. Sign in to your Uplust account.
  2. On top of the bar menu, click on Search Box:

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3. In the search box, type the name or username of the person you wish to send a message to.

4. Once on the user’s profile, on the top right click Send a message.

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5. A chat window will appear at the bottom right of your screen. On the right, another window indicates you the names of the users you follow online.

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6. Enter your message and click Send or tape Enter

To send direct messages from your phone and apps:

In addition to sending direct messages from the web, you can also send direct messages from:

  • Official Uplust app for Android
  • Your phone via Internet


To send a direct message from your Uplust app:

  1. Tap the envelope icon. You’ll be directed to your Messages timeline.
  2. In the address box, type the username of the person you wish to send a message to:

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3. Enter your message.

4. Tap Send or tap Enter.

How do I know if I received a new message?

If you receive a message on Uplust chat, a red dot will appear on the Envelope icon as shown on the following screen:

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If you are not seeing all of your messages:

  • Uplust shows only your 100 most recent messages (sent AND received).
  • Remember, your old messages are not gone, they’re just stored in our database. We’re working to make more messages available in the future.