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Questions tagged [chat]

Real-time Messaging. Services, and protocols such as ICQ, Yahoo Messenger, and MSN Messenger.

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Prevent Intercom auto opening upon new messages

Intercom messenger opens automatically upon the arrival of new messages. Can we disable this with a configuration? enter image description here My biggest concern is when the automatic popup opens ...
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Network configuration Chat lan Qualia

I have 2 network layers 192.168.1.4 and 192.168.2.4. How to configure network broadcast lan qualia to see both sides?
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MS Teams: How can I view time and duration of audio calls or the chat history?

In Skype for business (SfB), there is a neat feature that made it easy to track audio calls at the end of the day. It shows the time and duration of calls in the chat history like this: The SfB chat ...
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Unable to find Skype chat history on Windows 10 [duplicate]

I'm using Skype (not for Business) on Windows 10. I want to export my chat logs to a text file. I read Where and how can i view skype logs (Chat and Voice history)? and other posts which say I should ...
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How to make Synology chat app auto connect at startup?

I run synology chat app at startup with auto connection checked on every home computer for my family and every time (on any computer with every user) it says "operation failed". I guessed the problem ...
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MS Teams: Disable notification for General

In MS Teams, is it possible to disable receiving notifications in my Activity tab whenever someone mentions @General in a channel?
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IRC: /whois and other commands not working in channel

I'm a IRC first-timer using irrsi on Ubuntu with the following commands: /connect chat.freenode.net /join #worldchat The /whois username command doesn't work after I join a channel: it doesn't show ...
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Hosting Python chat server with ngrok

I built a simple chat server in Python and I realized that my ISP provides service with CGN. I want to expose my server, which works on the local network with no problems, to the Internet. Some ...
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Is it impossible to keep large amounts of Skype contacts organized?

Is it impossible to keep large amounts of Skype contacts organized? There seems to be two key features missing: Organizing contacts into Lists (recently removed) Associating "notes" with contacts ...
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I need to recover deleted Skype Session

Need to recover a chat history that I have deleted in Mc version. I have entered the main.db but it is no longer there. Is there any option to recover it?
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How to wrap every paragraph with a custom text box in Word?

I've had a plain chat conversation and need display them similarly to how they are designed in Messenger. Since this is a long conversation, I need a method to do it at once. I know this might be ...
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Where are the WeChat chat logs stored?

I'd like to back up my WeChat chat logs, so I tried backing the chat logs up to my computer using the OS X WeChat application. It backed up successfully, but I can't find the chat logs anywhere. I ...
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SfB Mute Individual Chats

I understand this question has been asked before, but I believe I may be using a separate version of Skype than the rest of those asking and being answered. I would like to mute new message alerts ...
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How to enable 3rd party cookies ONLY for Microsoft Teams

The company I work for wants us to begin using Microsoft Teams however after logging in the page goes into a redirect loop for about a minute, and then finally ends up on this error screen. I know ...
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While chatting in a website do i get the receiver's ip or the website's server ip?

I was thinking that when I chat with someone on a website (eg: facebook.com) all the messages I send or receive are coming with the IP of the Facebook server not my friends IP, in other words the ...
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Why does Google Chrome Hangouts App also show up in my Google Chrome Extensions in Settings?

I deliberately chose to add the app, not the extension. It should only be showing up in chrome://apps not chrome://extensions. Other apps do not show up on the extension page.When I deleted the ...
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how to make a tab in chrome into a live chat window

I would like to make a tab in Google Chrome (http://web.whatsapp.com) into a live chat window so that it is separate from other chrome tabs, similar to this. How can I do this?
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In webiste live chat is there any chance to track data

If I open some website (both wired and wireless) online live chat comes up. Like this, Hi Friend, How can I help you? When I chat with them is there any chance to track or get data from PC . How ...
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Chatting using Bash Shell?

The origins of the questions trace back to Mr. Robot series, where I noticed that people join "group" or "parties" chat through Bash Shell to communicate with other people or group. Then I got ...
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Can the Kik Messenger be installed on a laptop running on Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-bit OS? [duplicate]

I live in India an in the last month I bought Lenovo laptop fitted with x64-based Intel 6th Generation Core i5 Processor. This laptop came pre-installed with the Windows 10 Home Single Language 64-...
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Searching chat history in Skype For Business

I had chat conversations (text) with my friend Adam 50 times over the past 200 days. Skype for Business does not collate all these conversations into one conversation across time. Instead, I literally ...
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Is there a way to sync my chats across sessions while using prosody?

I am trying to setup my own prosody severer. I am using two clients (Pidgen/WinX and Xabber/Android). I am noticing that messages that I send to a contact appear only in that session. While replies ...
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Is there a built-in audio/video chat program in Windows 7?

I am looking for messenger/chat options within Windows 7. Are there any built-in options?
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How can I get Skype to show all chat messages on the left?

I have a problem with the horizontal alignment of chat bubbles in Skype. I am using Skype on various computers. So far all Skype installations have shown messages aligned to the left (chat partners ...
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Is there a way to clear the chatbox in lync (skype for business)?

Is there a way to clear the chatbox in lync (skype for business)? So that messages cannot be seen anymore?
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What are the settings for Instantbird's Office Communicator and Lync?

We have Office365 Business and I am trying to hook up Instantbird (beta: 1.6a1pre, which has the new protocol) to use for chat (rather than Skype for Business, a.k.a., Lync). (Incidentally, here are ...
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How to avoid pasting emoticons in Qualia LAN Messenger

We are using Qualia's free, open source LAN Messenger. Sometimes when we paste source code back and forth to each other, the messenger finds certain character combinations that match emoticons, and ...
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Signal messenger on the desktop

I currently use Telegram (because it just works very nicely) and WhatsApp (because stubborn people insist on using it). Both can be used on the desktop via http://web.whatsapp.com and http://web....
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Is there a way to render LaTEX/MathJax for Slack Chatting client (web or app)?

I have a workgroup that uses the Slack chatting app/website/destop version to communicate, and the desire to send usable mathematical expressions across to friends is something we'd like to do there. ...
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Pidgin purple-facebook based account opens up many chatboxes automatically

I installed the pidgin purple-facebook plugin. Whenever I create an account using this plugin, after pidgin logs into the facebook account, automatically my last 50 or so facebook chats open up in the ...
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How to set up ntalk server on OS X?

I'm trying to set up ntalk on os x yosemite. I run: $ sudo launchctl load -w /System/Library/LaunchDaemons/ntalk.plist But port 518 is still closed… $ sudo nmap -sS -p 518 localhost Password: ...
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Talk command only shows “Checking for invitation on caller's machine”

The talk command on Yosemite doesn't work and the /etc/inetd.conf file is nowhere to be found. Why is this file no longer included with OS X and why doesn't talk work anymore? Running talk just says: ...
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SIP address for group chat in Lync

For opening the chat window with Microsoft Lync, we can call either Lync SIP:user@company.com or SIP:user@company.com However I am looking for single command for open a group chat. It can be ...
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Can the network admin see my chat message?

When I use yahoo web messenger or google hangout in my internet browswer, I can see that the communication happens using HTTPS protocol, which means that the data is encrypted using SSL certificate. ...
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Display latest conversation after reopening IM window

I would like to see the last conversation when closing and reopening an IM Window in Pidgin. I can't find an option in preferences. I use: Pidgin 2.10.9 (libpurple 2.10.9) I explicitly don't want to ...
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Copy or print chat window text in Chrome

I keep encountering in increasing frequency these chat interfaces with disabled right-click, disabled marking (when I try to mark in order to copy, the mark usually doesn't stick) and even when I do ...
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Can pidgin + OTR be used the same way as cryptocat? chat without specify server?

Cryptocat is a messenger for the browser giving the user an end-to-end encrypted messenging service. A room can be created and shared before getting into contact, another user can be verified by ...
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How to group chat with upto 1000 people?

We are a newly formed housing society with around 400 houses and upto 800 members. We want to set up a group chat among us via any app which is cross platform (Windows, Android, iOS). We have tried: ...
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Group Chat with persistent members in pidgin

I want to make a chat-room in Pidgin. I know the default way; i.e. using Add a Chat from Buddies menu. But there are some problems using it! Just the creator can have it in his/her list; so everyone ...
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Commandline chat for Gmail chat in MAC OSX [closed]

Is there any tool for having gmail chat/Hangouts in my mac osx terminal? Googled a lot but couldnt find a reliable one that works for mac osx; most of them are for linux os.
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How to disable Facebook chat permanentaly without losing XMPP capability

The Facebook chat can be used both on the website and with XMPP, for instance with Pidgin. I want to use only the latter option. Now when I visit facebook.com to look at my newsfeed, I am bothered ...
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Change role of RETIRED user in Skype group chat

In existing Skype group chat, i cannot add one specific user. When i enter /showmembers , it gives: andrew USER bobby ADMIN catrin USER diana RETIRED in this case: i'm bobby the ...
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Skype doesn't always notify about new chat messages

So we are both online and sending each other messages in skype from time to time. I get notifications, answer, and some time later I switch to the Skype window and there are new message about which I ...
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Fixing bad timestamps on Skype 6.19

I was doing a bit of testing of a javascript app that had me changing my timezone all over the place. While that was happening, I got a couple of Skype messages that got assigned bad timestamps. Now ...
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Pidgin showing “Unable to connect” message with Gmail chat

I am unable to connect to gmail chat through pidgin (2.10.9) on Debian. But Facebook chat is working fine. Have tried this: Google support https://support.google.com/a/answer/49147?hl=en a blog ...
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nimbuzz “meet a stranger” how to chat with other countries?

Nimbuzz got a nice feature enabling you to chat with strangers and find new people, but It ONLY chooses you people from your own country and I can't figure out a way to select a criteria or the ...
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How I hide the chat window in Google Drive Spreadsheet? [closed]

I sometimes accidentally open the chat window when using Google Drive's Spreadsheet app. I couldn't figure out how to close it. Any ideas?
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How to access “Mail and Chat Accounts” setting in Opera browser for Windows?

Im trying to use the Chat feature in the Opera browser. When looking up directions on how to set up and use the Chat feature, virtually all the pages mention going to the "Mail and Chat Accounts" ...
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Prevent users from adding more users in Skype's group chat

I'm a creator of a Skype chat group and I have never left this group, nevertheless I can't demote anyone to "User" to prevent them from adding more users to the group. I can promote them to "Master", ...
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How can I chat (by mikrofon) on linux debian [closed]

I would like to talking with other people on skype, but I can't because the other person uses linux debian. Unfortunatelly the skype isn't supported in debian, therefore we can't talk eachother. We ...