phpBB Chat Installation Instructions

phpBB Chat Extension by Chatwee is a great way to stimulate growth of your online community.
In order to install the widget in a few easy steps, start by downloading the zip folder containing the files.

Before you proceed with the chat installation, we suggest you sign up for an account with us first. It’s absolutely free, and you’ll need access to certain details inside in order to complete the installation.

  1. Open your FTP client and upload the unzipped folder you downloaded earlier to phpbb/ext
  2. Log in to your phpBB admin panel and go to ACP. phpBB Chat add-on
  3. Next, click CUSTOMISE in the menu up top. phpBB Chat add-on
  4. phpBB Chat Extension by Chatwee will now be listed there. Go ahead and enable it. phpBB Chat add-on phpBB Chat add-on
  5. Go back to the list of extension. You’ll now see a new tab appear. phpBB Chat add-on phpBB Chat add-on
  6. Click it to finish off the installation of the phpBB chat by copy-pasting the code from your Chatwee Dashboard into the box. phpBB Chat add-on

There you have it - a live chat widget to enhance your phpBB site with a real time interaction feature. Keep it social and let your visitors hold private, group, and public chats, including rich media and emoji.

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