Method and apparatus in a wireless messaging system for facilitating an exchange of address information

  • US 6,377,161 B1
  • Filed: 08/11/1998
  • Issued: 04/23/2002
  • Est. Priority Date: 08/11/1998
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A method in a wireless messaging system for facilitating an exchange of address information between first and second portable messaging units, the method comprising the steps of:

  • sending the address information from the first portable messaging unit to the second portable messaging unit through the wireless messaging system;

    receiving the address information by the second portable messaging unit;

    checking, by the second portable messaging unit in response to the receiving step, whether information identical to the address information is stored in an address book of the second portable messaging unit; and

    processing the address information, by the second portable messaging unit, in a predetermined manner selected in response to the checking step.

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