Then in the dialogue box scroll down to the Microsoft VM section, Java Permissions and select either High security, Medium Security or Low Security. Choose Tools from the Menu bar, then Internet options. Please make sure you enable your Active X controls on your browser. It looks like a person whispering into someones ear. If you are the room moderator, you can expel or ban this user from the chat room.
(for example, some Libaries establish a firewall to prevent chat room connections. Why do I get the message 'Sorry that nick () is logged in' but I don't see the user in the chat room?
Usernames are shared by all the rooms on a chat server. Why am I asked for a password when I try to login with certain usernames?
UPDATE - We have upgraded our chat rooms to the latest version of Digichat.
Some of the older browsers may no longer be compatible with our chats.
Choose Tools from the Menu bar, then Internet options. Select the Security tab then the Custom Level button 3. Scroll down to the section labelled "Java (Sun)" 4. This update changed the way in which IE handles some Web pages that use Active X controls and Java applets.
In the dialogue box scroll down to the Scripting section, Active Scripting sub-section and select Enable (click in the radio button) 4. After downloading Sun Java (link below), to activate Java on Internet Explorer 6.0 or higher, please follow these directions: 1. Examples of Active X controls include the Sun Java Virtual Machine, which this site uses. You are able to send a message to another user in the chat room. Click the name of the user you wish to send a private message to, then click the Private Chat box icon. You can ignore the user by clicking their name then clicking the Ignore User icon.Private chat can also be initiated by double clicking on the persons name. It looks like a person with a big red line through it. Clicking Rooms will show any other rooms that may have been created by users of the chat. If you login from a different machine or a machine that uses a dynamic IP address, it will not permit a second login because you appear to be still in the room. After 10 minutes, the old username is automatically logged off and is available for use again. ' These errors indicate an inability to access our computers. However, it may be necessary to access Digi Chat from an external browser, such as Microsoft Internet Explorer or Netscape Navigator/Communicator, rather than the built in AOL web browser.Any messages sent by this user will not be displayed on your screen. Some can only be accessed through passwords chosen by the creator of the rooms. This can be due to a problem with your Internet Service Provider (ISP), your modem, or the path between your computer and ours. This is due to apparent bugs in AOL 4.0 and earlier which cause some Java applets , such as Digi Chat, to redraw improperly. Why does it sometimes take longer than others to connect to the chat rooms?The person using that nickname is logged on to the same chat server, but is in a different room. Some names (including room administrators') are password protected. How do I use the special Emoticons for the chat rooms?You are trying to use a name that belongs to someone else. Go to the Chat Emoticons page to see an entire listing of the #1 Chat Avenue emoticons enabled for the chat rooms. You can "flag" messages from select users by highlighting the name of the chatter and clicking the "flag user" button (face with red flag)? #1 Chat Avenue does it's best to supply it's users with a safe environment for chatters of all ages.All versions of Firefox should work fine with the chat rooms.