- Show the IDEtalk Messages window for the selected user on your contact list. To do that, choose Alt+F7Alt+F7. on the context menu, or press
- In the IDEtalk Messages tool window, click the button on the toolbar. The Search Messages History for <user name> dialog appears.
- Type the search string and click Search. The found occurrences display in the Search Results for <user name> window.
- To navigate between the search results, press F3; Ctrl+LF3; Control L.
The history of your communications is kept in IntelliJ IDEA's settings folder USER_HOME\.IntelliJIdeaXX\system\ideTalk\history.