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Questions tagged [chat-ban]

For questions about bans from chat, which can be automatically or manually imposed.

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Add a confirmation dialog before suspending people on chat

At the moment, suspending folks in chat is pretty easy: You press a button, and they can't chat for an hour. The problem is, this button doesn't have any sort of confirmation. It just... goes ahead ...
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Mobile view and desktop view showing different messages when chat banned

When viewing any room now on MSE chat on mobile device (or desktop with mobile theme), I see the following message: Or in text: This room is read-only While this is technically true (it is ...
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User gets chat-banned and has a bot. What happens to the bot?

Lets say a user uses chat and has a nice bot account. He legitimately earned rep on that bot and uses it to do something like evaluate math expressions in a chat room. The main user gets chatbanned ...
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Chat suspension message is unreadable in rooms parented to a beta site [duplicate]

I was conducting some experiments on my sockpuppet, which included handing out a chat suspension to... well, myself, on another account. I discovered, however, that the "your account has been ...
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Banned in desktop, “read-only” on mobile? [duplicate]

I have been banned from chat for a week. In that time period, I have found an interesting behaviour of mobile chat. It shows as I am suspended by a moderator and cannot talk in chat for a week on the ...
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Mobile chat “you have been suspended” notification is too ambiguous

Earlier today, I was suspended from chat due to an inappropriate message (I totally deserved it, but that's not the point). I looked at my phone, and this is all that it told me: ...which confused me ...
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Room specific ban in chat? [duplicate]

Sometimes it does not make sense to ban a user from all chatrooms. As we all know, C++, Java & PHP developers 'love' each other very much (yes I know many people can develop in all three languages,...
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Bandwagoning in chat, suspended account [closed]

I recently went into a SO C++ chat and was needlessly suspended. My chat transcript starts from this message. (Note that some messages were flagged and have since been removed.) Upon entering the ...