It only takes about 15 minutes to install CometChat on your app. Once installed, your users will be able to communicate with each other.

Before you begin…

  1. Signup for a free trial
    First select a plan from the CometChat Free Trial page, enter your email address and start your free trial.

  2. Note your API Keys
    Sign in to your CometChat Client Area and click on the Manage button and then note down the keys present in API Keys (top right button) section- API Key, Auth Key, License Key and App ID. You may need these during installation.

Install CometChat

Below is our Quick Start guide for iOS-

Quick Start Guide for iOS

The steps involved are:

Step 1- Add CometChat
First add CometChat SDK in your mobile app.

Step 2- Sync your users & authenticate
Next, you'll need to create a user in CometChat and login to CometChat

Step 3- Launch CometChat
Finally, launch CometChat and get your users talking!

Step 4- Push Notifications
If you'd like to send push messages to your users, you'll need to enable push notifications.

Step 5- Secure CometChat
Before you go live, follow our our security guide to ensure your integration is secure.

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