You will get a pop-up saying: “You are about to turn off the Instant Messaging Feature. You have full control over what IM windows appear and when. If you leave the site open in another window, or leave it open for the night, etc., you're going to continue showing up as online because you actually are. The Control Bar is used for controlling various elements of your chat. Pressing the Enter Key or clicking the Send button makes your message visible to all participants.
If you wish to turn it back on, simply close your browser and come back to our website.” Once you come back to our website, you might have to log back in. You might not be sitting there, but if any page of the site is currently on the screen or in an open window, technically, you're online. All messages in the conversation window are preceded by your "Master Photo".
You can only watch 1 member's webcam feed at a time.
Likewise each member can only watch 1 other member's webcam feed at a time.
It can be expanded by clicking anywhere in the title (top bar) area.
If you want members to also hear you simply plug in a microphone.TOOL BAR: The icons on the tool bar allow you to insert emoticons, bold and/or italicize your text, change font color, and quickly jump to these help instructions. PRIVATE CHAT: Clicking the "Private Chat" button in the tool bar allows you to jump to a larger private chat environment that allows the sharing of photos, webcam feeds, and You Tube videos.You can also invite additional members to the private chat.To set your Master Photo click on the Edit/Upload Photos link on the web site and follow the directions on screen. To share a video, open You Tube in a separate browser window or tab. While watching the video select and copy the web address in your browser's address bar.You can also copy the "embed code" You Tube provides for sharing videos on other web sites.