Android

How do I add basic security to my CometChat installation? (mobile only)

Please follow this guide ONLY if you are NOT using CometChat on your website. In other words- you are using CometChat ONLY in Android/iOS/Cordova/Ionic/Xamarin/Xamarin Forms apps. Visit the CometChat Admin Panel and head over to Settings -> Authentication. Under Security, enable “Enable Auth Key Verification?” setting. Clear your app cache and login to your app.

Web

How do I add basic security to my CometChat installation? (web)

If your CometChat HTML code does not contain chat_auth variable, it is possible that the Basic Security features of CometChat are not enabled. Before you begin, Sign in to your CometChat Client Area and click on the Manage button and then note down the Auth Key present in API Keys (top right button). Then perform

How do I add basic security to my WordPress plugin?

If you were not prompted to add your Auth Key during your WordPress CometChat Plugin installation, it is possible that the Basic Security features of CometChat are not enabled. Before you begin, Sign in to your CometChat Client Area and click on the Manage button and then note down the Auth Key present in API

How do I change the language of CometChat on load?

If you have a multi-lingual website, you may want to change the default language of CometChat before loading it. Make sure that the language pack has been added in CometChat Admin Panel -> Localization. Set the language using a simple cookie before adding the CometChat HTML code. For example, if you want to set the

How do I dynamically create a group and embed it on my site?

This article requires developer knowledge. Find a parameter unique for each group Every group you create needs to have a unique ID (GUID) attached to it. So if you are dynamically creating a group, each group must have a unique ID which you can use. Use the Restful API to create a group You can