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How to Change Chat Settings

    This procedure must be executed on the client.

    Note: This functionality is not available on Linux.
    1. On Windows, click System > Preferences. On a Mac, click LogMeIn > Preferences.
    2. On the Settings tab, click the Advanced settings link at the bottom of the page to view the advanced settings and select from the following options. You can find these options in the Chat Settings section.
      Option Description
      Enable chat Choose this option to enable peer and group chat.
      When new message arrives Select whether Hamachi should open the chat window or display a system message on the system tray when you receive a new message.
      Play a sound when new IM arrives (Windows only) Choose this option to play a sound when you receive an instant message.
      Send 'Typing...' notifications Choose this option to display a notification in the Chat window when the other party is writing a message.
      Keep chat messages Choose this option to keep the history of chat messages. Loading the chat history in the Chat window will fail unless this option is enabled.
    3. Click OK or Apply to save your settings.
    Article last updated: 27 September, 2022