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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I want to save a long text message conversation I had on my iPhone. How can I do this?
Can anyone recommend an Iphone app that allows parents to see and view all messages from any app (snapchat, text, instagram) etc.  for their minor child's phone?
Customer is sending and receiving messages with two different cities engineering departments. I believe its on outlook 2016 / office 365. In the emails, certain text or characters are turning into weird characters.
User A keeps getting a notice from Outlook that User B has accepted his meeting invite, for a meeting that took place two weeks ago. He receives this email sometimes 4x/day. There seems to be no rhyme or reason to the times that it shows up. It's usually every 3 or 4 hours, but sometimes, it comes twice within a minute. I spoke with User B, and he's not seeing anything weird on his end. There were multiple users invited to the meeting, but only User B's acceptance message keeps coming. I cancelled the meeting, since it was in the past, and he's still getting the messages.

We're on Outlook 2013 in a fairly large corporate environment.
Hi Guys,

I am looking for a phone app that could automatically forward Whatsapp messages to e-mail.

Any suggestions?
today we've got messages from iLO:
1. HPE iLO 5 AlertMail-043: (CRITICAL)  Slot 0 Smart Array - Drive is failed: Port 1I Box 3 Bay 2
2. HPE iLO 5 AlertMail-044: (CAUTION) Slot 0 Smart Array - Logical drive status changed to recovering

We've managed to get a new hdd since the server still runs on carepack.

I wanted to check the controller/array state via CLI and did:
./ssacli ctrl all show detail
and got:
Adapter: Microsemi Corp (Error: Not responding)
   Driver Name: smartpqi
   Driver Version:
   PCI Address (Domain:Bus:Device.Function): 0000:3B:00.0

In vSphere Client for all drives inside array:
Unspecified 0 Dr_Stat_2I3_B007: In Critical Array - Assert

For Chassis:
System Chassis 1 SysHealth_Stat - Transition to non-critical from OK

Right now I don't know what to do...I'm a little scared to change the HDD twomorrow.
Before that I will do a fullbackup with veeam instance and try to restart the host to get the controller running again. Hopefully the host comes up. If not...Happy Halloween...

I didn't find any about those situation, so I'm asking you - hoping for an answer.

Thanks in advance.

  We have RDP server with 30 users logging . Recently we were having intermittent issues RDP into a server. Once we restart server everything works fine.  But the issue been consistent and causing problems. We see a lot of 802 1306 as well as 1296 , 24584 error messages in event log.   Any suggestion is appreciated.

Thank you
Reshma Thomas
When I ran a query on my database I receive this error:
The operating system returned error 23(Data error (cyclic redundancy check).) to SQL Server during a read at offset 0x00000257648000 in file 'F:\MSSQL\Data\Crescive_new_1.MDF'. Additional messages in the SQL Server error log and operating system error log may provide more detail. This is a severe system-level error condition that threatens database integrity and must be corrected immediately. Complete a full database consistency check (DBCC CHECKDB). This error can be caused by many factors; for more information, see SQL Server Books Online.

When reveiwing the error below, please note the TempDB shows 39 GB free in the files and has another 20GB available on the disk to grow.

When I run DBBC CHECKDB, I get:
DBCC results for 'Crescive'.
Msg 8921, Level 16, State 1, Line 1
Check terminated. A failure was detected while collecting facts. Possibly tempdb out of space or a system table is inconsistent. Check previous errors.
DBCC results for 'sys.sysrscols'.
There are 2994 rows in 33 pages for object "sys.sysrscols".
DBCC results for 'sys.sysrowsets'.
There are 380 rows in 5 pages for object "sys.sysrowsets".
DBCC results for 'sys.sysclones'.
There are 0 rows in 0 pages for object "sys.sysclones".
DBCC results for 'sys.sysallocunits'.
There are 449 rows in 8 pages for object "sys.sysallocunits".
DBCC results for 'sys.sysfiles1'.
There are 5 rows in 1 pages for object "sys.sysfiles1".
DBCC results for 

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A user created rules in Outlook related to sub-folders and although a notification is generated when that rule is processing,
there are no regular pop up messages or yellow envelopes in the taskbar.
That is the goal just like regular messages that do no have rules applied to them, where notifications and or pop ups notifying the user occur,
this does not occur in this situation.
How can Outlook be configured so that regardless of any rules that are applied that always the user will get a notification and or pop up message?
We've been using digital certificates for our emails to keep CEO fraud and phishing attempts to a minimum for some time without incident. Recently we started corresponding with a company and their employees can receive and read our signed emails fine from their computers but when upper management receives messages on their iPhones, the body of the message is converted to an attachment and is not easily read. They have to open the attachment. Messages that aren't digitally signed are readable everywhere.
I don't think the problem is on our side since everyone else we communicate with can read messages without issue. All I know about the new company is they use O365 for their mail server and most of their execs use iPhones.
Any suggestions on what I can tell them to look for/change to resolve this?
I'm try to send mail from my web application with our exchange server 2016.
but there is an error shown

failed to send email with the following error:421 4.3.2 System not accepting network messages.
how to enable network messages and how to secure it
I have a powershell script to export vm's.  I call the powershell script via a batch file that is launched by the a 3rd party task scheduler.  I use this process at other locations and it works.   If I run the powershell script from the command line - it works, if I double click the batch file manually - it works.   ONLY when the batch file is executed as a scheduled task does it not work.  I've tried launching the task as a system user & using administrator user/credentials - still no joy.

The original error messages - was about security - I adjusted those settings based on what I could find  on Google - ExecutionPolicy - localhost now set to RemoteSigned.   Still no joy.

Looking for suggestions - TIA

deleting large media files from individual WhatsApp chats does not appear to reduce the WhatsApp chat backup file from 4.x gb

whilst individual chats in the storage do reduce the backup file to iTunes does not.
I am able to take control of remote machine through Skype for business and Microsoft Team both. I can move cursor on remote machine but not able to click or perform any further actions. This doesn't seem to be machine specific or bandwidth issue but looks like something is blocking from performing action on remote machine although remote user has given the control of their machine. Does it something related with Office 365 administration related or something else? How to resolve, please?
Command line: C:\Python38>Scripts\pip.exe install pymqi-1.9.2.tar.gz
Processing c:\python38\pymqi-1.9.2.tar.gz
Installing collected packages: pymqi
  Running install for pymqi ... error
    ERROR: Command errored out with exit status 1:
     command: 'c:\python38\python.exe' -u -c 'import sys, setuptools, tokenize; sys.argv[0] = '"'"'C:\\Users\\meedo\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\pip-req-build-88aqs8jm\\'"'"'; __file__='"'"'C:\\Users\\meedo\\AppData\\Local\\Temp\\pip-req-build-88aqs8jm\\'"'"';f=getattr(tokenize, '"'"'open'"'"', open)(__file__);'"'"'\r\n'"'"', '"'"'\n'"'"');f.close();exec(compile(code, __file__, '"'"'exec'"'"'))' install --record 'C:\Users\meedo\AppData\Local\Temp\pip-record-m95ci6yz\install-record.txt' --single-version-externally-managed --compile
         cwd: C:\Users\meedo\AppData\Local\Temp\pip-req-build-88aqs8jm\
    Complete output (15 lines):
    Building PyMQI client 64bits
    running install
    running build
    running build_py
    creating build
    creating build\
    creating build\\pymqi
    copying pymqi\ -> build\\pymqi
    copying pymqi\ -> build\\pymqi
    copying pymqi\ -> build\\pymqi
    copying pymqi\ -> build\\pymqi
    copying pymqi\ -> build\\pymqi
    running build_ext
    building 'pymqi.pymqe' …
On an iPhone, when replying to email, it's cutting off any previous messages etc.
Can this setting be adjusted?
What do you use for an office environment for taking phone messages electronically that will integrate with office365? In other words, a Secretary answers the phone and instead of writing out a message on a piece of paper, will send a message to the recipient. This can't just be an email though because it will just get lost. A user could have 20 to 30 messages per day.
I was randomly logged off from Facebook for unknown security reasons and was asked to verify my identity by a SMS code that was sent to my phone number.

After receiving the code, I tried entering it into FB and got an error stating "It looks like you're using this feature in a way it wasn't meant to be used. Please slow down, or you could be blocked from using it." (pictured)

This was after my first attempt. Every time I try to re-do this step, I get the same error message.

I have been told by friends that all my FB messages with them have also been deleted.

I figured my account had been disabled and tried to send in a ticket to get it reactivated but when doing so, received a notification saying "This email address does not belong to a disabled account."

I am unable to use the Help Community because it requires log-in. Facebook does not have any email or phone support so I'm not sure what I should do.

Any help would be appreciated!

I have set up an SMTP service on my server and tried to configure it according to best practice etc.

Now i am able to send messages to the smtp sever, but they never get sent.  I get the following log (see below).

The response i get is "Queued mail for deliver"  but the message never arrives.  Is there something i must do to get the SMPT server to look up and send the messages?

Stat Connected.
Recv 2019-10-25 16:12:09: 220 Microsoft ESMTP MAIL Service, Version: 8.5.9600.16384 ready at  Fri, 25 Oct 2019 16:12:09 +0200 <EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: EHLO moore<EOL>
Recv 2019-10-25 16:12:09: Hello []<EOL>250-TURN<EOL>250-SIZE 2097152<EOL>250-ETRN<EOL>250-PIPELINING<EOL>250-DSN<EOL>250-ENHANCEDSTATUSCODES<EOL>250-8bitmime<EOL>250-BINARYMIME<EOL>250-CHUNKING<EOL>250-VRFY<EOL>250-TLS<EOL>250-STARTTLS<EOL>250 OK<EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: RSET<EOL>
Recv 2019-10-25 16:12:09: 250 2.0.0 Resetting<EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: MAIL FROM: <><EOL>
Recv 2019-10-25 16:12:09: 250 2.1.0 OK<EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: RCPT TO:<CHANGEDBY.ME@XX.SE><EOL>
Recv 2019-10-25 16:12:09: 250 2.1.5 CHANGEDBY.ME@XX.SE <EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: DATA<EOL>
Recv 2019-10-25 16:12:09: 354 Start mail input; end with <CRLF>.<CRLF><EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: From: "" <><EOL><EOL>Date: Fri, 25 Oct 2019 16:12:09 +0200<EOL>
Sent 2019-10-25 16:12:09: …
Hello all,

My company is using the Office 365 business services (more than 100 licenses) and i have to say we are extremely happy so far.

Even though we hit a wall and i am not sure if there is a solution for that.

What we want to do is to share a Folder from One drive with few of our employees with just Read only permissions.

Even though we want them to be able to share that Folder with a URL to external users.

We are getting messages that the users do not have the permission to do that etc etc.

We tried to figure out the way but we weren't able to do so.

So the question is, Is anyone with just read only permission on a shared folder, able to re-share it to an absolute link to an external user?
Respond with a text message automatically.

I have been brainstorming for a while regarding wording that is least likely to upset even the most demanding person or client and I am getting closer.

I have come up with this auto-text message so far:  

I am sorry that I missed your call. Since this phone is currently set up for outgoing calls and text messages only, please respond with a text. This will give me a chance to wrap up whatever I am in the middle of, and give your call the undivided attention that it deserves. Thank you for understanding and I look forward to talking with you.

What are your thoughts about the approach to the auto-response and how can I implement it so that it happens automatically, after x rings, or after I have forced it to be passed to the caller even sooner.

This approach is intended to make communication clear more effective for both parties.
Our school district uses Google mail and have seen lately an issue where the Chrome browser says that "Something's not Right" in the Messenger area of the email window.  We are running Windows 10 computers and it seems to happen sporadically.  If you clear the Cache it seems to work for awhile and then will give the same error again.  Has anyone else experienced this issue and found a solution?
We are looking for a solution that can automatically send a read receipt for internal users. We've worked with some of the end users and configured their installed copies of Outlook 2016 to always ask the recipient to send a read receipt, however this does not always work.

The organization sends a large amount of messages internally and knowing that the user read the request means that the sender can move on to the next case without worrying if their request was received by another department.

Is there a recommended solution for this scenario? Outlook plugin, etc?

Attach pictures to a Facebook messenger message from an online folder or album.

I would like to be able to attach pictures to a Facebook message from an online folder or album, and not just from the hodgepodge of pictures that have somehow made it into the root of the local gallery on my phone.

The two online services that I am currently considering using are from Microsoft and from Google, but neither of those folders or albums seems to be accessible from my Android Galaxy Note 8 phone.

Assistance is greatly appreciated.
Hi All,

I am setting up a Kiwi Syslog Server v 8.3.52 on our  Windows Server 2012 R2. So far, i've configured the switch to enable logging and assign the logging host.

Sending test messages from the local host and from an alternative device works (using Kiwi Syslog Gen).

I have ticked to Listen for incoming TCP Syslog Messages in the setup window.

The issue i am facing is that there is nothing being generated on the Syslog Server apart from test messages (Please refer attached image). Any help regarding this matter would be highly appreciated.


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).