Viewerhelp:3.5.0/Preferences - Chat
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These options control the way text chat appears and is arranged.
|Font size||Choose Small, Medium, or Large size text chat.|
|Play typing animation when chatting
|By default when typing in nearby chat, your avatar's arms move and there's a typing sound. Uncheck this to disable those effects. This only affects you.|
| Email me IMs when I'm offline
|Sends instant messages in email to the address specified in Your Contact Information on secondlife.com.|
|Bubble Chat||Display chat text in word bubbles above avatars.|
|Notifications||For each type of conversation that can appear in the Conversations window, you may choose a notification behavior:
|Play sound||Choose when to play a sound from the CONVERSATIONS window. You may choose from:
| Chat logging options
|The Conversation Log is a list of previous conversations, showing only names and dates. Conversations are removed from the list after 30 days. A conversation transcript contains the actual line-by-line content of a text conversation. The log and transcripts are stored on your computer, so other Second Life Residents can't access them. However, you may wish to disable the log or transcripts for privacy reasons if other people use your computer.
|Translation||Click to set or change machine translation settings for chat text.|
|Auto-Replace||Click to set or change Auto-Replace Settings.|
|Spell Checking||Click to set or change Spell Checker Settings.|