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Chat / IM

Instant messaging (IM) is a type of online chat that offers real-time text transmission over the Internet. A LAN messenger operates in a similar way over a local area network. More advanced instant messaging can add file transfer, clickable hyperlinks, Voice over IP, or video chat. Non-IM types of chat include multicast transmission, usually referred to as "chat rooms". Depending on the IM protocol, the technical architecture can be peer-to-peer (direct point-to-point transmission) or client-server (a central server retransmits messages from the sender to the communication device).

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Client believes that they are being watched by private investigators.
I looked up one investigator that advertises online, and they claim to be able to:
  • Uncover browsing history
  • Uncover deleted evidence
  • Uncover instant message or email conversations
  • Uncover deleted pictures
  • Uncover deleted text messages
  • Uncover deleted call history
Client uses Macintosh computers and iPhones.

I called an digital investigator, and they said that their main method was to get a hold of an unlocked phone for 45 minutes to clone it.  

I am aware of Teensafe, (as an example) which downloads iPhone backup history, but requires the iCloud password and permission.
Client has Two-Factor authentication.

My thoughts were to:
  • Delete the entire iCloud backup of the iPhone  (I recall how all the actresses had their selfies stolen by a password hack)
  • Stop the iCloud backups, and have the client backup to a secure computer that they don't own.
  • Set the retention of messaging to 30 days on the iPhone, which appears to be the minimum.
  • Delete Call history and message history regularly, and use a security erase program.  

Any links and advice would be greatly appreciated.
How to recover my lost messages from Android phone ?

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I hope you can find your answer here

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by:Raccerher Easj
Thanks ,it is very kind of you to help me ,by the way , i have solved this problem ,i have restored deleted messages from my Android phone , fortunately, I recover messages on Android in time, or the data will be overwritten ,
we are trying to get access to a iPhone and be able to access all sent / received and deleted iPhone imessages. Does apple have a record of these messages on a server .. Do they exist? Is there somewhere on the phone that these messages can be accessed?  If they do ... What do I need in order to access this data?  


Is posting a message to my entire network as easy as clicking the pencil icon next to Messages, then creating a message with no recipients?

If not, how do I do this?

Linked In Message

This one only affects me (as a user) in our Skype for Business environment but I can't figure it out. I have a contact that for whatever reason, when he and I initiate a call, his picture disappears. It shows up very pixelated at first and then goes away. This isn't happening for other users (they receive a high-res picture and it persists).

I can restart my client and it will show again in the contact list, but as soon as we initiate another call, it disappears again.

Any ideas what's doing this and how to fix?

Edit: Same thing just happened with a second contact.
Samsung DS5014S Landline phone

I have a Samsung OfficeServ DS-5014S with the message light flashing, even though there are no messages pending  does anyone have any ideas how to reset
I have used the outlook rule for redirecting my email to a different account. But outlook only forwards the messages when i open outlook from my pc. So is there a way to forward messages to my mail account without having to open the outlook.
Hi all,
I Have a Skype for Business on prem install with a single Front end server and Edge server. Afte rinstalling I have since enabled federation so that my SKype users can add users from other domains.

I downloaded the current topology, made the relevent chages then republished.

However, its my understanding I have to rerun the installion on Front End and Edge server in order for the topology to be loaded?

Can anyone offer assistance with this?
We did recently move our Citrix xenapp78 license server to another VM. Only the one server out of 9 others is producing this warning.
What do we need to do to correct or stop the messages. See below)
Note: message indicates pool name "Xenserver01"
 that pool had only the one server in it and we have removed the server from the pool so there is only the VM xenserver01.

Field            Value
-----            -----
Name:            GRACE_LICENSE
Priority:      3
Class:            Host
Object UUID:      3696a106-7a71-448d-94d4-8d64c7b5bb6b
Timestamp:      20170914T07:03:17Z
Message UUID:      d71eebc4-523b-b5a0-11c4-2fa588a6c820
Pool name:      xenserver01
Body:            The license server is unreachable. However, a grace license is given, as a similar license was successfully checked out recently.
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Hello everyone,

I have a VBS script that runs when I double click it just fine, but when I attempt to put it in the Windows scheduler to run at a given time every morning it does not run.  If I ad-hoc execute the script, Choose "Run" from the scheduler, it does not run.  But If I double click the vbs script in the directory it executes just perfectly.  

We receive a file via email every morning regarding Solar Kw and Kwh produced during the previous day.  This file is not an attachment, but is a URL pointing to the web location of the file.  The vbs script looks in Outlook email for any new email messages and then the body of each un-read email message for the "http://xxx.ccc.yyy" URL associated with the file.  It then opens connection to get the data file downloaded to my PC.  

I have attached the vb script and any help would be appreciated.  

Scheduler Settings:
    Name: Locus Data
    Account:  << My Account >> - Admin
    Run Whether user logged in or not = Yes
    Daily at 8:00 am
    Enabled = Yes
     Start a program
      Add Arguments:
      Start In:
      Wake computer to start task = True

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I have installed skype for business (office 365) on a domain computer/user.
I can send invitation to external users and they can join the video conf. via the link.

- When I add the skype for business user to the contact list on a skype (windows 10) or skype app the skype for business does not get the notification that someone added it to their contact list
- Adding the external skype user to the contacts in skype for business, neither side can see the other's status
- attempting to initiate a call from either direction to the other fails
Does anyone know if this exists today?
Any idea where the location of wechat document is stored in Android ?

We have a chronic issue with our Exchange Server 2013 environment. Currently, our environment consists of a single Exchange Server. After installing the latest Windows Server 2012 r2 security rollup, the Microsoft Exchange Replication Service stopped working and the Exchange DB changed to an unmounted service. We were finally able to restore operation of the Exchange Server by recovering the DB and remounting. We found out post rollup, from Microsoft support, that there was an issue with .NET 4.7 Framework installation which was included in the latest rollup and was not fully tested on the version of Exchange that we are currently operating. We were able to successfully roll back from the update. However, there is an ongoing issue with the Microsoft Exchange Replication service, wherein it crashes and does not restart. When the service is not running, it causes issues with OWA, ActiveSync and Mailobox Transport. All incoming messages remain in the SMTP queue and are not delivered. Once the Mailbox Exchange Replication service has been restarted, Exchange operation appears to return to normal and Mail flow resumes. One of the directly related error messages posted in the Application Event log is below:

Faulting application name: msexchangerepl.exe, version: 15.0.1320.0, time stamp: 0x58fe8372
Faulting module name: KERNELBASE.dll, version: 6.3.9600.18666, time stamp: 0x58f33794
Exception code: 0xe0434352
Fault offset: 0x00000000000095fc
Faulting process id: 0x76bc

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Thank you, Brian! Much appreciated!!!!
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On the messenger app...what does the green dot by the phone icon mean? And why is it there even when that person isn't active?
I need a free chat reliable for my site
any experience?
Why does the blue video icon appear next to someone's name when they are active instead of their usual FB icon from their profile
I wrote a delphi application that sends SMS messages from a GSM USB modem via command at. I use tcomport
Until now, I was looking for the COM port manually using Windows Device Manager, and writing it to a properties file. I wonder if there is a way to detect the COM port of the GSM modem connected programmatically?
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I tried going to:

And there is no "chat "button on the right hand side of the screen.  Is Chat no longer available on the site?

I'm trying to create a batch file that will continue after two known error messages to look for unknown errors in a windows batch file on Windows Sever Enterprise Edition.  If the known errors are found, continue but action on anything found thereafter.  What is the easiest way to do this?

Has anyone took fertilaid  did it help regulate your period and or get you pregnant if so how long it take you?

Just moved to a new server and I am trying to import data from a csv file into a mysql table.

The file has approx 198,000 entries and only 7904 are imported, there are no error messages

this code worked on my previous server, so I am sure it is to do with the configuration of the server - I am not sure where to look, cPanel so far has not come up with a solution.

the query I am using is


(where $file is the file name)

my.cnf does have local-infile=1 set



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I'm thinking of switching from iphone to the new Samsung Note 8 when it is released.  

Can anyone confirm if they have PERSONALLY TRIED and been able to migrate their whatsapp backup (with text/media/videos and photos) from an iphone to Android version whatsapp?  This would be a blocking point to swtiching if I was not able to do this.
We have trial "Provide Support" for 15 days and it's nice but I am looking for a local CHAT software that I will run on my servers and not a CLOUD base solution.
Which ones would you recommend?

Chat / IM

Instant messaging (IM) is a type of online chat that offers real-time text transmission over the Internet. A LAN messenger operates in a similar way over a local area network. More advanced instant messaging can add file transfer, clickable hyperlinks, Voice over IP, or video chat. Non-IM types of chat include multicast transmission, usually referred to as "chat rooms". Depending on the IM protocol, the technical architecture can be peer-to-peer (direct point-to-point transmission) or client-server (a central server retransmits messages from the sender to the communication device).