After a while,  the long awaited Who’s Chatting Widget for Social Engine 4 is here. “Some say a picture is worth a thousand words”. Well I think this applies for the Who’s Chatting Widget too (see the screenshot below). What’s new in the AVChat 3 Module for SE4: Updated to work with the new Who’s Chatting Widget Custom style.css file in accordance with SE4 default colors. Free Video Time value bug, fixed: Until now the maximum Free Video Time value accepted by SE4 was 127. Drop in room default value bug fixed:  SE4 automatically adds value 0 to empty permission fields. Now to disable the Drop in room permission you need to set it to -1, to avoid drop in[…]

One week from the official integration kit for Joomla! 1.6 release we’re pushing the first official update that includes some awesome new features and a few bug fixes. There’s a whole new revamped Who’s Online Module, new permissions for user groups and full control over how AVChat opens (in a pop up or embedded). New, revamped Who’s Chatting Module for Joomla! 1.6: Quick info about rooms and users Detailed user info: indicators that users have their cam and mic turned on and indicator if a user’s stream is private Detailed room info: We added a  rooms list in the module and next to each room you will find how many users are logged into that room. But , the coolest[…]

Most of the work this month has gone into developing the AVChat Integration kit for Joomla! 1.6 but we have a few updates regarding AVChat too 😉 here they are: No more (blue) chrome around the text chat area (was kind of useless) Mute all streams button in the status bar at the top Different sounds for when receiving: private messages (different beep, sounds/private.mp3) request to view your private webcam (short ring sounds/videorequest.mp3) Different icons for the OFF states of some buttons in the text chat area Admin can now view the banned usernames list and remove any of them When banning ip ranges you can now use spaces betwen the ips and the dash like this: –[…]

The new Joomla! 1.6 is out since January and most of our clients asked us if AVChat 3 will be compatible with it. After a couple of months we can say it is :). Introducing the new AVChat Integration Kit for Joomla! 1.6 . The integration kit for Joomla! 1.6 contains: 1) AVChat Video Chat Component Long awaited General AVChat Settings in Administrator area, like: connection string (no more file edits to insert the RTMP connection string), invite link, register page url, login page url, disconnect button link, etc… Native permissions integration with the new ACL system introduced by Joomla! 1.6 Any user group can be given access to the admin area of AVChat Continued compatbility with JomSocial and CommunityBuilder[…]