How do I add a chat room?

Select Chat Room

In the target Sakai site, select the Chat Room tool from the Tool Menu.

Select Add Room.

Select Add Room from the action menu.

Enter the room details and select Update Options.

  1. A title is required for the new room.
  2. You may enter a description of the room if desired. (Optional)
  3. Select the number of messages you would like to be displayed in the message history.
  4. Check the box next to Allow chat participants to change the chat display settings for their own chat window if you would like to allow this ability. (Optional)
  5. You may set a start and end date for the chat room. Leaving the dates blank means that the room is always open. (Optional)
  6. Select Update Options to save your details and add the room.

The new chat room will display in the list.