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dakremer

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957 days ago

Topic tags/keywords: live chat

If using Chrome (on Mac)...... (if ur using a Window’s Chrome – then get into Preferences...and follow similar steps)

1. Open Chrome
2. Upper left hand corner, click on Chrome
3. Click on Preferences
4. On left, click on Extensions
5. At bottom, click on Get More Extensions
6. Search for SiteChat

7. Click and download
8. It will show up in upper right hand corner

Once installed, it turns any website into an instant live chat. So anyone who is browsing on Lumberjocks and has this installed can Live chat with anyone else who has it installed without leaving the Lumberjocks site.

Pretty cool.

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!


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a1Jim

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#1 posted 957 days ago

It is pretty cool thanks for the info.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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jim C

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#2 posted 957 days ago

I can just see the nuclear winter using this in the non-topic forum. HA!

Thanks D.A.

-- When I was a boy, I was told "anyone can be President", now I'm beginning to believe it!

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superstretch

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#3 posted 957 days ago

Well if that winter is anything like what we’ve got in NY right now.. near-record highs..

-- Dan, Rochester, NY

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Dennisgrosen

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#4 posted 957 days ago

I know I ain´t the sharpest knife in the drawer … speciel when it comes to IT
then I´m the neanderthaler from the cave … :-)
so here is the dum questions …...do you chat on the site by typing the sentences
and can they be seen as if you post a comment on the blog/post
or do you talk to each other as if it is over a phone …......

Dennis

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jim C

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#5 posted 957 days ago

I assume it’s a live type session

-- When I was a boy, I was told "anyone can be President", now I'm beginning to believe it!

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sras

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#6 posted 957 days ago

I got the download, but the steps were a little different for my version of Chrome (I’m using WindowsXP home)

1. Open Chrome
2. Click the wrench (on the right)
3. Click Options
4. Open Extensions (on the left)
5. Search for Site Chat
6. Install

I have it loaded, but not sure how to get a conversation going …

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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dakremer

2449 posts in 1717 days


#7 posted 957 days ago

yes its a live chat session (with typing). When ur on lumberjocks you can click on that icon at the upper right corner, and it’ll show you how many people are currently on. Then you can type something in the message box. When there is a response a little 1 will show up signifying ONE response. If there are two responses, there will be a 2 shown…and so on…..

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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Roger

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#8 posted 957 days ago

very kool. I got it. don’t know when I’ll use it, but, hey, ya never know. thanks for the info and the how to

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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TMcG

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#9 posted 956 days ago

Nice, so how do you ping someone ? Does it show all those members who are logged in ?

-- http://wood.mcgivern.org

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dakremer

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#10 posted 956 days ago

TMcG – no way to tell who is online. But if you click on the icon, it’ll show how many people are on. They are no private chat rooms. Anyone who is on can read the chat. So if someone types something up in the chat, a number will show up of how many unread messages u have up there.

-- Hey you dang woodchucks, quit chucking my wood!!!!

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TMcG

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#11 posted 956 days ago

Ahh, right, gotcha, there is the same type of facility on a fishing site I’m a member of.

Works really well for real-time questions

-- http://wood.mcgivern.org

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