The main area shows the messages you have sent
and received. The current topic for this room, if any, is shown in the title bar. If a
message appears in blue, then clicking it will take you to the Web Address or email
address mentioned on that line.
The right list displays people currently in
this chat room. Your nick is displayed as bold. You may double-click a name
in the list to get more information about that user, as well as start a Person-to-Person
Chat with him/her.
At the bottom is the input line. You can send
a message by typing it on this line. You can also change how the message is interpreted by
using the Pull Down Menu at the right-hand side of the Input Area. A message can be
A message intended for everyone in the room
An action you wish to appear to take (as
opposed to a statement). For example:
*Guest1 rolls his eyes. To do this click on the pull down menu and select "send
You can also send sounds, to initiate a
sound, click on the pull down menu and select "send as sound" an option
box will pop up and you may select your sound and also send a message with it if you wish.
There is also an ignore feature located in
the pull down menu, use this if you recieve an excessive amount of unwanted text from a
user. The person stays ignored until you log off the chatroom