What is the Streamboxy Chat?

Using the Chat feature you are able to communicate with other participants during a Session using text messages.

As Speaker / Organizer you have extended Moderation features compared to a participant. These are described here.

Documentation for Speaker and Organizers

You are in the documentation for SPEAKERS, therefore the participant features are not described in here.

  • You will find the complete participant documentation here.
  • You will find he complete organizer documentation here.

Speaker Features

As a speaker, you have the following options for action in addition to the functions for participants:

Deleting any Messages

As a speaker you can delete any message by clicking on "Delete message" below the reactions opening when clicking on the three dots of the respective message. After deletion, your message disappears for all participants. 

Your own messages are the messages centered on the right side of the chat panel. 

Chat Settings

In contrast to participants, you as the speaker have access to the chat settings, which open as a window when you click on the wheel next to the emojis.

Disable chat for participants: 

As a speaker, you can enable (make visible) or disable the chat for participants. Only then can participants write messages in the chat, before that sending messages is disabled for participants. To enable the chat function again, you have to click on "Enable chat for participants" in the settings.

Delete chat history

You can delete the chat for all participants, it will no longer be visible and cannot be undone.

Export chat: 

You can export the chat as an Excel document. This will capture the times, the authors, the text and the reactions of the messages and summarize them in a table.

Example Chat-Export Excel:

Mobile View

Within the mobile view you can find the Chat icon on the bottom menu bar.


Further Reading

More information and descriptions of the user interface can be found here