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The COMM button is in the lower right corner in Scanner.

Many acronyms and abbreviations are used in Ingress communities.

Acronyms and AbbreviationsEdit

ADA
ADA Refactor ADA Refactor: the weapon
AP
Access Points: analogous to XP (experience points) in other games
AXA
Old name for the Aegis Shield
CMU
Chaotic Matter Units, a currency that can be bought for real money
COMM
Communications: In-game chat and notification feature
ENL
Enlightened Enlightend Logo: the faction
FA
Force Amp: defensive portal mod
FC
Faction Change, the act of swapping an agent's faction
HS
Heat Sink: portal mod allowing more frequent hacks
IGN
In-Game Name, your Ingress agent username
LA
Link Amp: portal mod for increasing linking range
MD
Mission Day: a kind of Ingress event for doing Missions
MH
Multi-hack: portal mod giving more hacks
MU
Mind Unit: a scoring method of Control Field's influence
MUFG
Old name for the Quantum Capsule
NIA
Niantic: the creators of Ingress
OPR
Operation Portal Recon: reviewing tool for portal submissions
PC (PC1 ... PC8)
Power Cube (level 1-8): item for replenishing XM (energy) reserves
R1 ... R8
Resonator level 1-8: the item for deploying portals
RES
Resistance Resistance Logo: the faction
RHS
Rare Heat Sink: portal mod
RMH
Rare Multi-hack: portal mod
RSH
Rare Portal Shield: defensive portal mod
SBUL
SoftBank Ultra Link: portal mod giving extra outbound links and link range
TG
Telegram, a chat application popular among Ingress players in some countries
US (US1 ... US8)
Ultra Strike (level 1-8): the weapon
VR
Very Rare items
VRHS
Very Rare Heat Sink: portal mod
VRMH
Very Rare Multi-hack: portal mod
VRSH
Very Rare Portal Shield: defensive portal mod
XF
Cross-faction: cooperation and communication between two factions
X1 ... X8
XMP Burster level 1-8: the primary weapon item
XM
Exotic Matter: the "energy" required to perform in-game actions
XMP
XMP Burster: the primary weapon item