At the top of the Thunderbird window, click on the : For IRC, you will have to enter your IRC server name, e.g. For XMPP, you will also have to enter your XMPP server name.
For Facebook, your username can be found at: https:// Enter the password for the service.
Thunderbird currently works with IRC, XMPP, Twitter, and Google Talk.
In this example we will show IRC, but the process is very similar for Twitter, Google Talk and XMPP.
Or you can open Chat in a new browser window while viewing other areas in Canvas.
Note: If you cannot view the Chat tool, Chat has not been enabled for your institution.
Use the Activity Stream to see and navigate to recent chats.
Your administrator can set up webhooks for other systems, such as Jenkins, Jira, and Github, to automatically post events to chat rooms.
Once Chat has been enabled as an LTI tool in your course, the Chat tool can be used for real-time conversation with course users.Quickly call the person you are chatting with in a one-to-one chat using the Calls icon.Search through all of a chat room’s past messages to find the message you are looking for.When you open the Chat page, you immediately join the chat. To receive alerts for new chat messages, click the New message alerts button .If this option is turned on, you will receive alerts if Chat is open in Canvas but your browser window is minimized or you are viewing another browser tab.