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Offline FrankInsanity

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Larger Chat - Enlarge the "Trollbox"
« on: May 29, 2016, 05:54:50 PM »
 Hey. this might been suggested previously but...
 
 What about a larger Chat where all registered members can chat... It's the same but larger and with a better engine I mean, auto refresh every 30 secs or something like that

 Maybe it's a bad suggestion but when forum went downtime someone said that the Downtime Page Chat was more active than the forums

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Re: Larger Chat - Enlarge the "Trollbox"
« Reply #1 on: May 29, 2016, 07:48:47 PM »
It has sparse activity because it's being displayed on the front page only I believe. I often find myself checking it out & posting something, but then I don't check back for a while because I move on to forum topics.
On GTAS.de we used to have a wide chatbox in the site's layout footer, so it ALWAYS displayed on the bottom no matter where you were. The refresh intervals were also pretty quick (10 sec I think it was). That worked pretty good.

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Re: Larger Chat - Enlarge the "Trollbox"
« Reply #2 on: May 30, 2016, 09:25:04 AM »
I swear I remember GTAS had a shoutbox at the top back in the day. Anyway quick mockup of what it could look like if put at the top on the forum.


 

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