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Instant Message Delivery and Read Receipts

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Author Hisham Khartabil
Last updated 2006-02-24
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Instant Messaging (IM) refers to the transfer of messages between users in near real-time. This document extends Message/CPIM message format to enable endpoints to request, create and send a delivery receipt as well as a read receipt for a page-mode as well as session mode instant messages. This document also describes how SIP and MSRP entities behave using this extension.


Hisham Khartabil

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