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Questions tagged [kick-mute]

For questions about the Kick-mute option that room-owners have in their chatroom to remove a user from the chatroom

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Add kick option to mobile chat UI

The kick-mute feature in chat is... Wonderful. Instead of letting rudeness or idiocy derail a conversation, savvy room owners and moderators can quietly remove the disruptive person from the room for ...
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Room description isn't formatted on kick page

The page that a user sees when they are kicked from chat shows the room's description, but links in the description are not clickable. We want users who are kicked to read our rules, which are linked ...
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Add timestamps to chat “Kick” notifications

I'd like to request a small addition to the notifications room owners get on chat, when a user is kicked. I usually leave my PC on, overnight. Since I'm a RO in a couple of rooms, it's not that ...
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Notify room owners when a user is kicked

Currently when a user is kicked from the chatroom room owners other than the one who kicked the user do not get notified of the kick. This is problematic since it leaves us with two options: Notify ...
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Allow moderators to bypass kicking limitations

In chat, there are limitations on whom a room owner/moderator can kick. Most importantly, a moderator cannot kick someone who hasn't spoken yet, this is unfavorable. There are plenty of cases where a ...
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You cannot kick suspended users

In the past few minutes a user posted the same message in almost every SO chat room. They had generated about 14 flags before they came into our room. Upon entering, they posted the same spam message ...
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Extend room owner kicking capabilities

I think that the (relatively) new room owner kicking capabilities are an invaluable moderation tool to replace flagging rings in most cases. The current limitations say that a room owner cannot kick ...
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Can we get log messages for kicks?

If you kick someone in chat there's no notification of that for anyone but yourself. This is not good. I just applied the third kick to someone thinking it was the second because someone else applied ...
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Impose a re-entry delay on users kicked out of a chat room

Currently, moderators can kick users out of a room. I've done this to two users now, and they just come right back into the room. I conclude that it's not effective for its presumed purpose (slowing ...