The Private Messages component of SPMM allows your users to message each other. The admin can designate or restrict this feature by role.
To activate the PRIVATE MESSAGE component:
The component should now be enabled.
All existing user roles will automatically be allowed to private message each other. To prevent certain roles from being able to do so you can do the following:
The component has some global settings:
You can add a message notification icon to any menu item. It will look similar to the following:
To set this up, follow these steps: