Sprint IP using Instant Messenger

Express yourself with Sprint IP using instant messaging applications. Place or receive calls on any wireless device or computer with Internet access using AOL Instant Messaging (AIM) or Google Talk. Communication freedom that gets your point across almost instantly.

How does Sprint IP using Instant Messenger work for you?

See the video to learn how Sprint IP using Instant Messenger works for deaf and hard of hearing individuals to place relay calls wirelessly using their wireless device or computer/laptop connected to an internet line.

Sprint IP using  Instant Messenger
Click to enlarge and play video

To use Sprint IP with AOL Instant Messenger (AIM) or Google Talk, you must be deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech disability to register for a 10-digit number in order to use this service.

Registration is not required for standard or wireless telephone users. These users simply need the telephone number of the Sprint IP user to call using the Sprint IP using Instant Messenger service.

Registration instructions:

  1. Go to www.mysprintrelay.com
  2. Click Create New Profile/Call Now Number Registration and follow instructions.
  3. Select the AOL Instant Messenger or Google Talk tab.

Connect using Sprint IP using AIM or Google Talk:

For AIM: 

  • Open AIM® and send an IM to the screen name 'SprintIP'.
  • Save SprintIP in your Buddy list.
  • Place SprintIP relay calls with your BlackBerry, Android and other mobile devices that run AIM® by entering the number of the person you want to call and sending the message.
  • Easy and convenient. No "GA" needed.
  • To connect with a Spanish relay operator, type Español.
  • Type Help to connect to Sprint Relay Customer Service.

 For Google Talk:

  • Open GoogleTalk and send an IM to the screen name ‘sprintiprelay’.
  • Place SprintIP relay calls with your BlackBerry, Android and other mobile devices that run Google Talk by entering the number of the person you want to call and sending the message.
  • Easy and convenient. No "GA" needed.
  • To connect with a Spanish relay operator, type Español.
  • Type Help to connect to Sprint Relay Customer Service.

For standard or wireless telephone users:

  • Simply dial the Call Now Number of the Sprint IP user.
  • If the AOL IM user is online, the relay operator will begin relaying the conversation. If the AOL IM user is online, but does not respond, you may leave a message.
  • To use the Sprint IP with AOL IM or Google Talk, you need any computer or a wireless device that runs AIM or Google Talk. To learn more click here.
     
  • Sprint IP using AOL IM or Google Talk is available on the following networks: 3G, 4G and WiFi

Sprint IP using Instant Messenger Customer Support: