How do I PING a person?


PING is a new feature that has been added to the myJH Portal. PING allows authenticated users to send text messages to cell phones and pagers through JHED search.

How do I PING a person?

1. Go to the myJH homepage at and click Login.

2. On the subsequent Enterprise Authentication screen, enter your JHED Login ID and Password.

3. Once logged in, enter a person's name in the search box, located near the upper right of your screen.

4. Click the Go button.

5. Your search results will appear.

6. If the person you're searching for has opted into text messaging, you'll notice a Send Message button within his or her JHED listing.

7. Click the Send Message button. A popup window window will appear.

8. Enter your message text and click the Send button.

9. Your message will be sent to the recipient's cell phone or pager.