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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Dear experts,
We are aware of 3 ways to send out messages from Whatsapp, namely a broadcast, a Whatsapp chat and to manually send individual messages to the desired recipients.
It occurred to us that using Whatsapp Web, it would be possible to set up a virtual broadcast group, "Virual Whatsapp broadcast" that would sit out of the Whatsapp interface but allow one to create a broadcast group that sends a whatsapp message to each desired recipient. There are numerous advantages.
Are there such free (but reliable), or inexpensive software solutions available that run on a Windows platform?
We are looking forward to your assistance.
Shaun.
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Know how to move protected and inaccessible PST file to Live Exchange Server mailboxes without using and Powershell Commands. Try SysTools Import Tool to move Outlook Pst File to live Exchange Server mailboxes, with an advanced filter for the different mailbox section
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I have a client that is hosting a meeting that will include a Question and Answer session. They want attendees to be able to submit their questions via a text message and have those messages display on a Website. The presenter will then choose which question to answer.

They would also like a way for attendees to be able to "vote" on the displayed questions to move them up in a priority list.

Does anybody know of a service that would provide that kind of capability?
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Is there a way to turn on notifications for new Skype messages when Skype is not running?
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How to block a phone number (text or phone call) using TrueCaller?

We downloaded, installed the program successfully. Today two incoming text messages were caught by TrueCaller and we had choices, view, block, etc. We first used to Google to try to identify the senders and then let TrueCaller block them.
Then a 3rd text comes in from a phone number with a different area code than the first two. This one did not cause TrueCaller to open and catch the call. We have searched all programs on the phone and all sites inside of Google Play and we can not find TrueCaller.
As well as watching videos on how to use TrueCaller. If it fails to open itself when a call or text comes in we are not able to find the program.

The only feature we desire is to be able to open the program and insert an undesired number. These numbers may have originally been a phone call or a text. Some of our received text have 6 digit numbers and others have the complete phone number.
Any help?
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I'm having problems enumerating items in a PST using the Redemption objects.  It worked a few times, but has since stopped.  I'm trying to open messages in the "Sent Items" programmatically with PowerShell.

$RDO = New-Object -ComObject Redemption.RDOSession
$file = "test.pst"
$PST = $rdo.LogonPstStore($file, 1)
$PSTRoot = $RDO.GetFolderFromID($PST.IPMRootFolder.EntryID, $PST.EntryID)

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Once I do that, I have a PST mounted.  I can enumerate the folders ($PSTRoot.Folders), but cannot enumerate messages ($PSTRoot.Items.Count returns zero), but they display in Outlook fine.  Can someone point me in the direction?
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I have a situation that The messages start to pile up in Transport Queue and get stuck there and this has happened twice now when putting exchange servers in main site  in Maint mode and failing over the DBs to DR site (Different active directory site) and bringing the server in main site back from maint mode and redistribute DAGs. if you fail over the DBs to main site secondary it doesnt happen. I dont see any reason as to why the transport Queue would get Stuck. today i noticed we had over 10K messages stuck.
I had to put that sever in maint mode and reboot it to release all the messages.
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I am using Site24x7 APM to monitor Magento website. It detected some exceptions messages which are "Error during unserialization", below is the stack trace:

Exception.Exception (C:\Web\Store-Production\lib\Unserialize\Parser.php:60)
Unserialize_Parser.unserialize (C:\Web\Store-Production\app\code\core\Mage\Core\Helper\UnserializeArray.php:44)
Mage_Core_Helper_UnserializeArray.unserialize (C:\Web\Store-Production\app\code\core\Mage\Sales\Model\Quote\Address.php:1094)
Mage_Sales_Model_Quote_Address.getAppliedTaxes (C:\Web\Store-Production\app\code\core\Mage\Tax\Model\Sales\Total\Quote\Tax.php:1477)
Mage_Tax_Model_Sales_Total_Quote_Tax.fetch (C:\Web\Store-Production\app\code\core\Mage\Sales\Model\Quote\Address.php:1027) 

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Can I check what is this exception about and how to solve?

1. What does it mean and what does it affect? How to solve this?
2. If there are "Error during unserialization"exception happened, is the cause always same? Or it is case by case basis depending on the stacktrace?

This is the system specification:
Magento CE 1.9.3.3
PHP 5.6.31
Windows Server 2012 R2
IIS 8.5
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If I have a Skype for Business Online account  most folks reach me by a regular 10 digit telephone number.
But should people be able to reach me also at a sip address like sip://joebob@acme.com?
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I have an Exchange 2010 with the message size limit of 10240. We have setup a RiCoh printer to send SMTP email message only to internal recipient with a size limit of 15MB. But when we scan to email it gets rejected with the error of "554 5.6.1 Messages of type message/partial are not supported> #SMTP#". The document scan is only 7MB in size.

Is this something with the Ricoh setting need to set or Exchange need to be change? Where in Exchange 2010 is the settings for message size limit? Can we set up exclusion IP that will allow Ricoh scan to email that size?

Please advise.
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We have an Exchange Server where  all of a sudden teh Microsoft Exchange Transport service keeps restarting.  It will run for about 10 min then restart.  I am also seeing the mail.que file grow out of control too.  I am not seeing any backpressure messages either.  I could certainly use some assistance.  Below is the Event ID we get before it stops the service.  


Event 17017
Log Name:      Application
Source:        MSExchangeTransport
Date:          4/28/2018 1:52:19 PM
Event ID:      17017
Task Category: Storage
Level:         Error
Keywords:      Classic
User:          N/A
Computer:      Exchange.toyoautoparts.com
Description:
Transport Mail Database: Quota was exceeded while performing a database operation. The Microsoft Exchange Transport service is shutting down. Exception details: Microsoft.Isam.Esent.Interop.EsentTransactionTooLongException: Too many outstanding generations between JetBeginTransaction and current generation.
   at Microsoft.Isam.Esent.Interop.Api.JetSetColumn(JET_SESID sesid, JET_TABLEID tableid, JET_COLUMNID columnid, Byte[] data, Int32 dataSize, Int32 dataOffset, SetColumnGrbit grbit, JET_SETINFO setinfo)
   at Microsoft.Exchange.Transport.Storage.DataStreamImmediateWriter.Write(Int64 position, Byte[] data)
Event Xml:
<Event xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/win/2004/08/events/event">
  <System>
    <Provider Name="MSExchangeTransport" />
    <EventID Qualifiers="49156">17017</EventID>
    <Level>2</Level>
    …
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File attributes? and web interfaces.
We have a custom application that generates an xml file download to the user workstation.  This file is then uploaded to our vendor web site to place purchases.
For User A, this is no problem. It works properly from any browser installed on his PC.
For User B, the upload fails to execute, either without comment, or sometimes complaining of an xml file error.  Does not elaborate on what the error is, just says there is one.  (gotta love that.)  It does not matter what browser, the error is the same.

Sounds fairly straight forward right? Why bother you guys with this?  This is where it gets interesting.

If user A generates the file, and sends it to user B via email attachment, User B cannot upload it. Going the other way, the file generated by user B cannot be uploaded by user A if it is sent via email attachment, BUT it WILL upload if it is sent via Slack instant message!  This fact was a total random discovery, and in fact we then found that if user B generates the file, sends it to himself via slack, he can then upload it!

I have exhaustively gone through all the browser settings, versions for windows, browser, updates, Java, .net, anti-virus even default xml viewer and all match.

When user A comes down and logs in on the problem machine, the problem exists for him as well, so a user profile problem is not a probable cause.

I have two files in front of me, One that will work, one that won't, and the only thing different…
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I have set up a project and triggers in scripts.google.com, as below

function cleanup() {
  var delayDays = 1
  var maxDate = new Date();
  maxDate.setDate(maxDate.getDate()-delayDays);
  var label = GmailApp.getUserLabelByName("Inbox");
  var threads = label.getThreads();
  for (var i = 0; i < threads.length; i++) {
    if (threads[i].getLastMessageDate()<maxDate)
      {
        threads[i].moveToTrash();
      }
  }
}

This works ok when on the inbox and the label created by me 'delete me'. However I can get the same script working on Sent items and Trash. see below

function cleanUp() {
  var delayDays = 1 // Enter # of dys before messages are moved to trash
  var maxDate = new Date();
  maxDate.setDate(maxDate.getDate()-delayDays);
  var label = GmailApp.getUserLabelByName("trash");
  var threads = label.getThreads();
  for (var i = 0; i < threads.length; i++) {
    if (threads[i].getLastMessageDate()<maxDate)
      {
        threads[i].moveToTrash();
      }
  }
}

Is this something to do with the label names for sent items and trash?

Thanks

John
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Hi expert

good day

I am encountered an issued ,when i tried to execute the following command " Remove-20533DEnvironment" and error messages show in the screenshot.

I have attach the log files for your reference.
Remove-20533DEnvironment-1.log
Capture-for-powershell-issue-250418.PNG
Remove-script.docx
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Getting iMessage working on my Mac

I use iMessage for many months and loved that I could read and send text messages on my Mac. But I upgraded my iPhone 6 to an iPhone 7 and found iMessage spotty.

I need to re-initialize iMessage so that all my text messages can be read and updated on my Mac.

How do I do this?

Thanks
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Cisco Unity 11.5

Hello,

 

I can not retrieve saved voicemail, new voice mails can be retried no problem

 

When attempting to play saved messages I get the error The message is not currently available

 

I have checked that critical services are started, I checked RTMT, nothing stood out.

 

Any suggestions ?
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When I used Send As or Send On Behalf Of to send a message from another mailbox (grand permission and Send on behalf) then the Messages will be saved in Send Items in both Mailboxes (my Mailbox an Shared Mailbox). No matter which command Set-MailboxSentItemsConfiguration -Identity "user" -SendAsItemsCopiedTo Sender or
Set-MailboxSentItemsConfiguration -Identity "user" -SendAsItemsCopiedTo From. In both cases are Send Items in both Mailboxes. Does anyone have an idea why that is?
We have Exchange 2010 Sp3.
Thank you.
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Ground Phone line number. How can I opt out of receiving text to landline messages.

Do I need to opt out for 1 phone number at a time
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In the Microsoft Call Quality reports - there is an option to view call quality
for Mobile LTE calls. How does MS Skype know that the calls are going over
Mobile LTE? Is the Skype mobile client running on a cell phone and transported
over TCP/IP over the carrier's LTE network? Or are  cell phone calls into
a Skype conference bridge but not over IP? I'm not sure what these calls are.
Their call quality percentage is by far the worst of any other classification of calls
and could contribute to the perception of Skype not being so hot.

We are using Skype for Business Online - Office 365. Thanks.
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How can I turn off ringing for inbound voice/video calls on facebook messenger on my iPhone?
Alternatively is there a way to put it into some kind of Do Not Disturb mode?
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could you tell me please if on the ios app for facebook messenger the person is active now with green circle, and you click name and there is no green dot beside the camera, but it comes on again,does that mean they have been on a video call. thanks.
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I'm trying to send messages to MSMQ using PHP. When the message is smaller than approximately 1.1 MB the message is sent. Otherwise, I get exception "com_exception: There are insufficient resources to perform this operation." The message is smaller than the limit 4 MB. This is what I've found out so far:

- file_get_contents and file_put_contents with PHP works with no problem, so upload limit should be fine
- sending same message not with php works with no problem, so it is somehow PHP-related
- purging messages from queue does not help
- no dead-letter messages

php.ini settings:

upload_max_filesize=20M
memory_limit=512M

There is no limit on message size in msmq properties.
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I had this question after viewing Outlook 4000 message limit for deletes.

I have a mailbox while trying to empty deleted items or Shift-Delete to even a single mail in any folder (inbox,sent items etc) - it pop this error every time:
 "This error may be the result of trying to delete more than 4,000 messages at one time.  Outlook can delete no more than 4,000 messages when it is working with a server message store. To avoid this error, delete fewer than 4,000 messages in a single operation.
It is also possible that you do not have the appropriate permissions to delete messages. If you need to delete content from a folder owned by someone else, contact the owner of the folder to obtain the necessary permissions, or have the owner delete the content for you."

Exchange 2010 - Outlook 2016.

Thanks, Nir
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Hello,
Is there a way to install chatbot in vb. net desktop app.
Thanks
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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).