Note Public chat rooms can only be located in a conference, folder, or workspace.
Each category may contain any of chat rooms. You can't put a link to a public chat room on a Model Desktop or an individual user's Desktop.
Invitations are issued by the persistent chat server when a user connects, and subsequently when a new user is added to the member list. To enter a public chat room, double-click the associated icon.
Each chat room in the system has precisely one parent category. Setting up public chat rooms About public chat rooms A public chat room is an online conversation among users who are currently connected to a FirstClass server with access to a particular chat room.
A participant in a chat room can invite any public chat room user to the session, the same way as in a private instant messaging session. When Private, the chat room is visible to all users in scope on the parent category. In FirstClass, each public chat room has an icon chag looks like this: A red balloon beside the public chat room icon indicates that one or more people are currently participating in the online discussion.
You might want to add public chat rooms for several topics.
Chat rooms are organized hierarchically into. If Hidden, the chat room will only be visible to its members.
To organize the chat rooms, create a "chat rooms" folder inside the General Conferences folder. People with moderator permission or higher can save conversation transcripts just as they can be saved for private instant messaging sessions.
Once the a public chat room is created, it works just like a private instant messaging session. Applies to.
The default value is Private. Each chat room and category in the system has precisely one parent category. Public chat rooms are set up and maintained by the administrator or those who have the "Create chat rooms" privilege set on the group privileges or user information form.
When Open, the chat room is visible to all users and can be ed by all users in scope on the parent category. The invited party does not need to have access to the conference where the public chat room is located to accept an invitation, but this person does need the " public chat" privilege.
Visibility can also determine who can a chat room. The setting can be overriden only if the parent category counterpart is set to true.
The value of this property is derived by combining the value set on this instance if any with the value that is inherited from the parent category. In the case of public chats, transcripts are saved in the transcript pane.
Chat rooms which are not visible to a user will not appear in the search. The default value is null, which causes the chat room to inherit the value set by the parent category.
Public chat rooms usually pertain to a specific topic. Privacy Privacy Privacy Privacy Gets the visibility of this chat room.