Questions tagged [chat]

The chat is a place where you can actively discuss a problem or just talk in some rooms made for it. You need at least 20 reputation to talk in chat, unless a moderator grants you access when you have <20

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Live Chat event for Apple's 'By innovation only' announcement (Fall 2019)

Join us in Ask Different Chat As many of us know, in September most years Apple hosts a press event during which new products are announced. For example, on 12 September 2018 we saw the iPhone XS and ...
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Who starred my chat messages?

While chatting in the Ask Different Chat room, I noticed that a couple of my chat messages were starred. A ★ appeared next to the messages and the message also appeared in the list in the sidebar ...
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Adding a Bot To Main Room

I proposed this feature in Chat a while ago and haven't had any complaints, but I wanted to ask the community before I added it. I have developed a bot and would like to add it to the Ask Different ...
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Should an RSS feed of hot network questions feed any chat room(s) here?

We’ve had the beginnings of a discussion on how the community here would like to handle hot network questions. Should a Question Ever be Removed from Hot Network Questions I set up a temporary room ...
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Live Chat event for Apple's 'Gather round' announcement (Fall 2018)

Join us in Ask Different Chat As many of us know, in September most years Apple hosts a press event during which new products are announced. For example, on 12 September 2017 we saw the iPhone X ...
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Unable to figure out how to join chat

I have been active on Ask Different for around a week now. Although I still end up making some mistakes, I am gradually managing to get a hang of the system. This is my first time on any of the Stack ...
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Apple's 'Let's meet at our place' event (Fall 2017)

Join us in Ask Different Chat As many of us know, in September most years Apple hosts a press event during which new products are announced. For example, on 7 September 2016 we saw the iPhone 7 range,...
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Downloading chat transcripts

I'm trying to familiarise myself with how Chat works and came across the ability to view a transcript. I noticed, however, this appears to only be a day-by-day view of the chat transcript. This got ...
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Please one box Apple app store apps in chat

It would be convenient if the one box code to expand a link in [chat] would handle Apple app store apps, iBooks, Movies, Music, Videos, etc... https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/just-press-record-voice-...
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Helping new guy, need 20 rep to join chat

Can we change the chat to be accessible for writing at +5 rep for AskDifferent? If it's based on a "permanent" number, could SE maybe update this so it's variable for each different site? I think it'...
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Moderator meta tags don't show red in chat

Using [meta-tag:status-completed] or any other mod tag shows it red: status-completed However, in chat, this isn't the case:
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What are the dotted lines in between chat messages?

I was chatting earlier and noticed dotted lines in between chat messages: What do they do?
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The @mention highlight color in chat is the same as default OS X highlight color

When I'm mentioned in chat, my name in the person's message is highlighted blue. 99CCFF, to be precise. The problem is, that's exactly the same color as the default OS X highlight color, and I always ...
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Chat Room Name/Subtext not set for Ask Different Chat

If you look at all the chat rooms on SE, (notwithstanding the temporary ones between users etc) they pretty much all have a) a witty name, and/or b) some following subtext, e.g. : The Frying Pan: ...
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Can the username autocomplete be keyboard accessible?

Both in chat and when posting comments, an autocomplete box shows up for users. Can this be made so you can select the user using the up arrow key, then the right/left arrows? So, let's take the ...
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Chat status on landing page of Apple.se ?

I see Photo.se has an entry to left side of the landing page (http://photo.stackexchange.com). I wish Apple.se also could have the same. If I want to see about the chat room status, I have to click ...
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Ask Different Chat Room

We do have a room on the new Stack Exchange chat system for anyone who wants to join. To enter, you must: Have at least 20 reputation on Stack Exchange The room is for discussing anything and ...