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I visit a number of different chat rooms where I find specific messages interesting. Because there are so many, and I tend to forget which room they came from, I'd like to be able to save them in one place. I think a tab on our Network Profile page would be best, as that's how we access all our favorite questions. I understand I can press Permalink and save those links in my browser, but that means if I want to read them, I have to leave the page I'm on and go searching through my bookmarks, each of which brings me to a single chat room highlighting only one favorite message. I also understand I can Star them, but, again, I have to remember which room they're in and search that room for those messages. I'd appreciate a way to keep them all together so I can easily find them.

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    Are you looking for the bookmarking functionality? – rene Feb 6 '15 at 14:42
  • @rene: Yes, but I have now read the post which you link to, and yet I still can't find the bookmarking feature in the chat. Where is it and how to I access it? – user280862 Feb 6 '15 at 14:46
  • Save the permalink in your browser's bookmarks – Jack Feb 6 '15 at 23:55
  • Are you looking for a way to save all your Permalinked messages in one place, for example in your profile? That's a feature I was going to ask for. If so, we could edit your question. – Sue Feb 7 '15 at 1:12
  • @Sue: Yes, I am looking for a feature like that. Please do edit my question. – user280862 Feb 7 '15 at 14:07
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    I've re-worded the question. Please let me know if I didn't properly express your thoughts. – Sue Feb 7 '15 at 18:14
  • @Sue: Yes, all my thoughts are expressed very well there. Thank you for re-wording my question. :) – user280862 Feb 7 '15 at 18:59
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You can create bookmarks of chat messages. Bookmarks can be a single message or a series of messages. Create a bookmark…

  • from the live chat by clicking roomcreate new bookmark

  • from the transcript by clicking bookmark a conversation.

These bookmarks are not private though—they are accessible from the room's info page under the conversations tab. For more information on bookmarking, see the relevant chat help section.

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    Note, though, that these aren't per-user. They are visible to everyone with access to the room. – Adam Lear Feb 6 '15 at 19:44
  • @AnnaLear Well, that's the same as question favorites, isn't it? – Shokhet Feb 6 '15 at 19:48
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    @Shokhet not really, you can't see list of favorited questions by users in a site and when in a question, you can only see how many users favorited it but can't see who exactly. You need to view a specific profile to see what questions that user favorited. Not a big deal, but not the same either. :) – Shadow The Curly Braced Wizard Feb 6 '15 at 19:53
  • @ShadowWizard Fair enough. – Shokhet Feb 6 '15 at 19:54

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