Social and Broadcast: Friends and parties

Start a party on Xbox One
Learn how to start a party on your Xbox One console when you or another person on the console has Xbox Live Gold.
How to add new Xbox friends
Learn how to add to your friends list on your Xbox One console, the Xbox app, or
Sending and receiving messages on Xbox One
Learn how to send and receive voice or text messages to your friends on Xbox Live with Xbox One.
Why can’t I send messages from my Xbox One or the Xbox app?
Find out why you can’t send messages from your Xbox One console or the Xbox app.
Add a friend to your favorites list
Want to quickly see what your friends are playing? Learn how to add a friend to your Favorites list.
You can't switch to party chat on Xbox One
Find out what to do if you can't switch to party chat on your Xbox One console.

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