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User Guide

This guide provides step-by-step instructions for site visitor and public solver use of Challenge.Gov. Navigate through the right side menu to select an area to learn more.

Reply to Messages

View and respond to messages from the challenge management team of your participating challenges.

NOTE: This feature is only available for challenges accepting submissions via the Challenge.Gov portal, and will only become available once you have submitted your entry.

  1. From the Solver Portal dashboard, click Message Center.

  2. Cick the “Message Snippet” for the message you wish to work with. A history of your conversation will appear at the top of the page.

  3. To reply, enter your message content in the text box at the button of the page. The editor allows you to adjust the font size and format, create bulleted and numbered lists, indent text, and add hyperlinks.

  4. Click Send Message at bottom of the page which will automatically queue your message to be sent.