What do the different Wire icons mean?

 

MUTE

Silences notifications for a specific conversation.

ARCHIVE

Hides a conversation, so it no longer appears in your conversation list.

people32x32.png PEOPLE

Allows you to search for contacts.

Plus.png  ADD PEOPLE

Allows you to add people to a conversation.

CAMERA

On Mobile, lets you add pictures to a conversation or change your profile picture.

PICTURE

Lets you add a picture to a conversation.

FILE

Lets you share a file.

SHUTTER

On Mobile lets you take a video or a picture to add to a conversation, or take a new profile picture.

MORE

Displays additional menu items.

SPINNER

Alerts you that there's a delay in sending a message.

RESEND

Allows you to send an unsent audio message.

CALL

Starts a voice call in private or group conversations.

DECLINE/HANG UP

Declines or ends an ongoing call on Wire.

plus32x32.png  PLUS

Allows you to add an account.

CHECK

On Mobile, confirms video and/or voice message.

PING

Alerts a connection with an animation and sound.

LEAVE/REMOVE

Enables you to leave or to remove someone from a group conversation.

MUTE MICROPHONE

Disables microphone when on a call.

SPEAKER

Puts your call on loudspeaker.

EDIT

Allows you to change your profile name or a group conversation name.

DOWNLOAD

Saves a picture from a conversation to your device.

BLOCK

On Desktop, lets you block a person.

UNDO

Discards changes in a previous sketch.

SKETCH

Allows you to sketch in a conversation or on a picture. 

BACK

On Mobile, lets you go back to the previous view.

GIPHY

Allows you to send a GIF in a conversation.

MORE GIFS

On Desktop, lets you select a GIF.

ADD

On iOS, sends a connection request to contacts you may know.

 SETTINGS

On Desktop, brings you to account preferences.

 VIDEO CALL

Starts a video call and allows you to turn your camera on and off.

 FLIP

Allows you to switch between front to back camera view when on a video call.

TRASH

Shows you that a message has been deleted.

  LOCATION

On Mobile, lets you pin and share locations on a map.

AUDIO MESSAGE

On Mobile, lets you share an audio clip in a conversation.

SCREEN SHARING

Allows you to share your desktop screen when on a call or video call.

 CHAT

Lets you type a message while on a video call.

EMOJI

Lets you add emojis to your conversations and pictures.

SEND

On Mobile, sends a message in a conversation.

LIKE

Indicates that someone liked a message.

Timed_Message.png TIMED MESSAGE

Allows you to send a self-destructing message. 

Expiration_indicator.png TIMER

Starts the self-destructing countdown on a timed message.

search32x32.png SEARCH

Lets you search a keyword or phrase in a conversation. Shows all pictures, links, and files in a conversation as well.

share32x32.png FORWARD 

On Mobile, lets you forward a picture into another conversation.  

view32x32.png REVEAL 

Shows you when a picture was posted inside a conversation. 

Is_Typing_2x.png TYPING INDICATOR

On mobile, indicates that someone is typing.

Keyboard_2x.png MARKDOWN

On iOS, it allows you to apply markdown on a message.

Available.png  AVAILABLE

On Wire Pro, lets your team members know that you are available.

 Busy.png  BUSY

On Wire Pro, lets your your team members know that you are busy. 

 Away.png  AWAY

On Wire Pro, lets your team members know that you are away.

 

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