Help

Help Sections:
User Asked Questions and Answers
Adding StudyBoost as a Friend
Customizing Your Messaging Settings
Using Keyword Interaction


For the search feature, exactly what information can be typed in so I can pull up my friends/student's work?

What is the best way to find my students/friends?

What are those check boxes to the right of the questions?

Do the usage statistics track across platforms?

Where can I find my activation code?

How come I don't see the blue 'Messaging Setting' clock?

How can I go about sharing my batch with friends/students?

How come I cannot delete or edit a batch?

How do I go about modifying my interaction with my batch?

Will I be charged any fees for using SMS?

How come there is a delay when receiving responses from StudyBoost?

How come commands 'repeat' and 'back' are not working as suppose too?

Where do I send my activation code?

Is it possible for me to activate more than one "batch" at a time?



In order to add StudyBoost as a friend for Instant Messenger networks follow these steps:

1. Click on 'Messaging Tools' under the 'Manage' button
2. Take note of your unique 'activation code'
3. Select the messaging network of your choice (A pop up box will appear)
4. Login in to that network
5. Add StudyBoost as a friend (StudyBoost will add you as a friend instantly)
6. Once StudyBoost appears on your chat window, message your 'activation code'. (Please DO NOT email it)
7. You should then receive an 'activation code accepted' message
8. Repeat steps 3-7 for other networks

Now you are able to interact with your batch.



Messaging_iconMessaging Settings gives you the ability to set different features for each batch. Below is a list of current options:

  • Receive a question and you reply with the answer or the other way around(vise versa)
  • Set a time delay.* You can delay the next question after you've answered the last question
  • Send questions in random order or original order
  • Send questions and answers in one message or separately
  • If you send a wrong response, reply with the correct answer or let you try again

  • * - Your network and/or internet service provider may delay the messages further




Keyword interaction helps you control your study pace by using reserved keywords to help you navigate your questions and answers. Below is a list of current keywords and their functions:

'Your answer' - Used to provide your answer to the LAST question you've received
                 StudyBoost: 32. New York
                 me: Albany
                 StudyBoost: Yes, that is the correct answer to question 32
                 StudyBoost: 5. California
                 me: Sacramento
                 StudyBoost: Yes, that is the correct answer to question 5

Answer - Used to retrieve the answer to the LAST question you've received
                 me: answer
                 StudyBoost: 5. The correct answer is: Sacramento
                 me: answer
                 StudyBoost: 6. The correct answer is: Denver

Go - Used to restart a batch from the beginning
                 me: go
                 StudyBoost: We will begin the batch titled '50 States and Capitals'. There are 50 questions.
                                      Type 'next' to receive the first question.

Next - Used to request the next question/answer
                 me: next
                 StudyBoost: 1. Alabama
                 me: next
                 StudyBoost: 2. Alaska

Back - Used to get the previous question/answer
                 me: back
                 StudyBoost: 2. Alaska
                 me: back
                 StudyBoost: 1. Alabama

Repeat - Used to repeat the same question/answer
                 me: repeat
                 StudyBoost: 3. Arizona
                 me: repeat
                 StudyBoost: 3. Arizona

# answer - Used to retrieve the answer to the question number(#)
                 me: 5 answer
                 StudyBoost: 5. The correct answer is: Sacramento
                 me: 6 answer
                 StudyBoost: 6. The correct answer is: Denver

'# your answer' - Used to provide your answer to the question number(#)
                 me: 3 phoenix
                 StudyBoost: Yes, that is the correct answer to question 3
                 me: next
                 StudyBoost: 4. Arkansas
                 me: 4 Little Rock
                 StudyBoost: Yes, that is the correct answer to question 4