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ompgaming1 11-23-2012 07:17 PM

Chat box info
 
I've noticed in the chatbox that whenever another player talks it adds their log-in name to the text line. As an RPer that is annoying to me. Is there any way to turn it off so I just see the character name when other players talk?

thegalaxy31 11-23-2012 07:49 PM

I don't believe you can.

mbp101287 11-24-2012 08:46 AM

Yes you can. It's in the chat settings. Click the button with 3 little ppl on it to the right of the chat line.

lordfuzun 11-24-2012 04:35 PM

You can also right click on the chat window title and it will bring up Chat Settings too.

cmdrscarlet 11-25-2012 08:20 AM

Groovy! It had not occured to me to look for a way to adjust that. Good question :)

ompgaming1 11-25-2012 02:27 PM

Way cool! Thanks for the help folks!

felderburg 11-26-2012 11:54 AM

As a note, people's log in names are supposed to be different from their @handles. Theoretically making it harder for people to access accounts using in game information.

I prefer the @handles showing, just in case multiple people have the same character name, and so that I can see the actual person talking. Many people use @handles when they post out of game to identify themselves, so I like 'em.


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