Chat & IM

Chat & IM



Instant Messenger (IM) gives members a way to have private conversations in real time. Chat rooms allow groups to get together to discuss various things in a real time setting. Each of these chatting options are included in one plugin for extra bang for your buck!

Product Specifications

  • Compatible with SEPHP Version
  • Latest Product Version
  • Modifies SE Core


  • Admin Features
    • Full Member Control - You control by member level who can use the chat rooms or IM.
    • Chat Room Management - Quickly edit or delete chat rooms right from the Admin Panel.
    • Choose how often the chat rooms update for better server resource management.
    • Control whether friends or everyone can instant message each other.
    • Easily monetize on this with subscriptions. Set member levels to allow access to the chat rooms and/or IM system based on the subscription level.
  • Frontend User Features
    • Photos and Status Icons - The buddy lists on chat bars include icons for online status, as well as the profile pictures of each online buddy.
    • Hide Offline - For those times when instant messages may be distracting, members can choose to go offline and can continue browsing your community, returning online at their leisure.
    • Chat Rooms - Members can join chat rooms for live group chats. Great for bringing all members together, community chat encourages new friendships and fresh discussions on topics that matter to your members.
    • Anchored IM Bar - Once enabled, members can instant message friends and other members via private, persistent chat windows while browsing your community.
    • Notifications - Online members receive audio and visual notifications for incoming chat messages. This way, they’ll never miss an IM or chat.
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  • Support Hours Support is provided from Monday through Friday during normal US business hours. Support is closed for major US holidays.

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