It can add a live chat room to JomSocial, nine skins and users single sign-on. And the best part is once the module is successfully installed, a free hosted chat will be assigned to your JomSocial.
JomSocial Chat Integration Introduction
It adds a chat room with multiple skins and single sign-on. Recent changes: better chat room control in JomSocial and added social connect feature.
1. Chat Button
Firstly a chat button will be added to the top menu of JomSocial as the chat room entrance.
2. Single sign-on
Install the module, and the JomSocial user database will be immigrated to the chat room and single sign-on will be enabled. It's all automatic! Then JomSocial users may click the "Chat" button directly, without being asked to login again
3. Chat Status
The following data of the chat room can be displayed on the JomSocial index page to attract more users to join chatting.
Total rooms, total connections, login users
Chat room list
Login user list
The 3 types of data can be individually disabled to displayed as you prefer.
Chat users can add linking to their Facebook, Twitter, Yahoo or Google account, so to update their status on the social networks with their activities in chat!
5. Control Panel
Joomla ACP-> Administration-> Settings-> Setup, enter the setting panel of the module.
6. Choose Chat Clients
Three chat clients: the flash client is the standard one and has a mountain of features, while the HTML/Ajax chat client is extremely light and very flexible, even works on mobile phone. And an optional avatar chat client has walking talking cartoon figures.
Two open modes: embedded or popup. The latter one is more popular among JomSocial users