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Old 01-13-2011, 09:15 PM   #1
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This is really bugging me anyone know how to disable facebook chat from saving conversations. I dont like when everything i say is kept on facebook like when i talk to my wife or friends...
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Old 01-13-2011, 11:58 PM   #2
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they save it? didn't know that.
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Old 01-14-2011, 08:03 PM   #3
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This is really bugging me anyone know how to disable facebook chat from saving conversations. I dont like when everything i say is kept on facebook like when i talk to my wife or friends...
I think it forgets everything when you close the chat box. If you just minimize it, then it keeps a log.
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That's a bit dodgy really. I don't want people looking at my conversations. Is that even legal?
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Old 01-15-2011, 08:04 PM   #5
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They don't save I don't think if you press X on them.

On another note, I use a program called Miranda now to interface with Facebook so I don't even have to go on Facebook.com to access the chat function.
Works just like MSN, but a simpler interface, and can run plugins for MSN, Skype, etc, etc
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Old 01-17-2011, 03:50 PM   #6
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They don't save I don't think if you press X on them.

On another note, I use a program called Miranda now to interface with Facebook so I don't even have to go on Facebook.com to access the chat function.
Works just like MSN, but a simpler interface, and can run plugins for MSN, Skype, etc, etc
That's pretty cool.
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Old 01-19-2011, 12:44 AM   #7
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With the new chat/message system, Facebook saves all chats in the messages section. They now consider chats and messages as one running conversation. You not only need to clear the chat window now, you need to delete the "conversation" in your messages section also.
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That's a bit dodgy really. I don't want people looking at my conversations. Is that even legal?
read the user agreement when you signed up? :P

not sure if it's still in there, but it used to say that they reserve the right to store user data, which i guess includes chat.
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This is really bugging me anyone know how to disable facebook chat from saving conversations. I dont like when everything i say is kept on facebook like when i talk to my wife or friends...
If you don't like facebook saving stuff, then don't use it. Seriously. That won't change. Even if you hide your conversation history it doesn't mean that facebook don't have access to it, it most likely just means you personally can't see it.
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I tell certain family members all the time, don't put anything on facebook that you want to keep quiet.
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