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Quick Chat

Self hosted WordPress chat plugin supporting private chat, chat rooms, avatars, user list, words filtering, smilies, caching plugins and more.

Quick Chat can be installed using integrated WordPress plugin installer or manually.

Integrated WordPress plugin installer method

  1. Go to Plugins > Add New.
  2. Under Search, type in ’Quick Chat’.
  3. Click Install Now to install the WordPress Plugin.
  4. A popup window will ask you to confirm your wish to install the Plugin.
  5. If this is the first time you've installed a WordPress Plugin, enter the FTP login credential information. If you've installed a Plugin before, it will still have the login information.
  6. Click Proceed to continue with the installation. The resulting installation screen will list the installation as successful or note any problems during the install.
  7. If successful, click Activate Plugin to activate it, or Return to Plugin Installer for further actions.
  8. Have fun showing people new chat on your web site/blog.

Manual method

  1. Upload ’quick-chat’ folder from quick-chat.zip file downloaded from Quick Chat WordPress plugin directory page to the ’/wp-content/plugins/’ directory.
  2. Activate ’Quick Chat’ plugin through the ’Plugins’ menu in WordPress.
  3. Add Quick Chat widget through ’Appearance’ -> ’Widgets’ and/or add [quick-chat] shortcode inside the post or page where you want Quick Chat to appear. Also you can control chat room by editing ’Appearance’ -> ’Widgets’ page for sidebar chat, and by using [quick-chat room="your_room_name"] shortcode for in-post chat (check FAQ page for more info).
  4. Go to ’Settings’ -> ’Quick Chat’ to tweak chat options.
  5. Have fun showing people new chat on your web site/blog.

Requires: 3.3 or higher
Compatible up to: 3.6.1
Last Updated: 2013-8-3
Downloads: 204,203

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