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Shoutbox/Chatbox

Post by xsdenied on December 12th 2010, 11:58 am

My search has resulted in very few posts and none from this section so I make it here.

The chatbox is heavy on a page and it requires that the user separately signs into it.

I suggest that a shoutbox be added, or that the admins have the ability to turn a shoutbox into a chatbox.

My reasons are simple.

1. If i add a non-forumotion shoutbox to the page, it won't be able to recognize the member, so it is rather easy for someone to pretend to be someone else. Identity theft 101 eh?

2. If I add a non-forumotion shoutbox, that would mean constant page refreshes resulting in a waste of bandwidth (yeah I have lots and so do my members, but waste not, want not)

3. I like and trust forumotion, so I want to be stubborn and want to only utilize its services, not get an ajax/java shoutbox and embed the {user} code into it.

Thanks Smile

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Re: Shoutbox/Chatbox

Post by Virtual killer on December 12th 2010, 3:32 pm

yea sure i too agree with him and the shoubox will hav its logs without cleared but in this chatbox it gets cleared every now and then I also prefer shoubox
Or else is the login scheme is removed from the chatbox then its well enough to use

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Re: Shoutbox/Chatbox

Post by Jophy on May 9th 2013, 2:45 pm

Suggestion Clean up

-> Old suggestions(Please feel to create a new thread for the garbaged old suggestions)
-> Implemented suggestions
-> Suggestions which are currently suggested (Please use the SEARCH function)
-> Suggestions which are already possible
-> Unclear Suggestions

=> Please read the guidelines for the suggestion section: http://help.forumotion.com/t93899-suggestions-for-your-forums-how-to
=> Please take a look on the frequently suggested features for your forums:
http://help.forumotion.com/t79095-frequently-requested-suggestions-for-your-forums

Locked & Garbaged

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