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Questions tagged [chat-event]

A chat event is an invitation for regulars and passerby's of a chat room to have a focused chat around a topic. The event is used to both announce the start date and time as well the duration.

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Moving scheduled event from one chat room to another?

At Genealogy & Family History we are contemplating moving a scheduled weekly event from one chat room to another. We have 73 users that have signed up for a reminder to that event. Is it ...
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Make a chat room event a community event

There are occasions where a chat event could be a good community event. It would be nice if there was an easy way to allow an event from a user to be made a community event by a single button pushed ...
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Creating a chat event as a room owner of a site's main chat - should it show up on Community Events?

I created a chat event for space.stackexchange in its main chat room. It happens tomorrow so it should show up in the sidebar of the main site already, but it doesn't. It's been an hour now so I'm ...
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What are chat events and how do they work?

In spite of being an active user for 3 years on Stack Exchange, I don't know anything about chat events. Probably because communities I used to be active in might not (or rarely) take part in chat ...
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Incorrectly scheduled events remain in sidebar after being cancelled

For the second time recently, I've managed to schedule a chat event for the wrong time (the date defaults to tomorrow?!). Once I realised this, I unscheduled the event. However, there is still a link ...
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Chat events starting in the past show as starting in the future

The following screenshot, taken 37 minutes after the start of a chat event, says it all: The event "Comic Book Recommendations" was scheduled to start 37 minutes before this picture was taken (as ...
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Exporting a single scheduled event from chat reliably fails with an error

I tried exporting the single event listed in http://chat.stackexchange.com/rooms/info/33637/my-love-hate-relationship-with-grammar?tab=schedule, but I just get an error page every time. Exporting the ...
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How can I set a chatroom event for the new year?

I made a new chatroom on ELL.SE and we're going to do some stuff there. I need to make an event that'd start in 2016/1/2. However, trying to set the beginning date I get this: {"ErrorMessage":"Invalid ...
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Getting constant event notifications in chat that I never registered for

A couple of weeks ago I asked a question in Physics chat (the only time I ever went there) and was referred to the Pod Bay chat. I spoke briefly to someone in there and now when I'm in English ...
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Why is the upcoming chat events displaying past events?

I was recently browsing the SO chatrooms, and was surprised when I noticed that I could join an upcoming event that happened in the past. After further investigation, I noticed a message on the chat ...
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Share buttons for chat events!

TildalWave recently had a great idea: Add share buttons to chat events! Here's a concept drawing of what I'd like it to be: Let's get rid of the export and delete links right after each title, and ...