Questions tagged [hipchat]

For questions about using the web interface of HipChat, Atlassian's service for internal private online chat and instant messaging. Questions on smartphone or OS-native apps are off-topic at Web Apps.

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Slack: How to set custom shortcodes for emojis (short_name shortcodes)

How do I set custom shortcodes for emojis that ship with Slack? First, shortcodes (defined as short_name in the source repo) are what a user types that translates into an emoji. For example, the ...
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How do I make the HipChat emoticon bigger?

When I'm adding an emoticon on HipChat I can see the following dashboard: I don't my emoticon to be the smallest possible one @1x. Instead, I'd like it to be @4x. How do I make a larger emoticon?
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Public web chat room on HipChat

I see that at is talked about "Public Chat Rooms" which I see you can open and participate through a web page, without signing in HipChat, by just choosing your nickname (...
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How to check who's an admin of the room?

I'm using HipChat and I'd like to know who's the admin of the current channel. Which option or command can I use? I've checked Keyboard shortcuts and slash commands page, but I cannot find it.
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Images in HipChat

If I sent an image to someone in HipChat, would it be stored on my computer somewhere? Can I find it? I've already looked in my pictures and stuff, it's not there, and I don't have access to the ...
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Disable HipChat notifications per room

I have used HipChat for over a year, but with few demands on it. Lately, my team has started to use the HipChatAPI to publish changes from GitHub to a new chat room. I like this, but would like to not ...
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How does one message a hyperlink with custom text in HipChat?

In HipChat it's relatively trivial to paste a URL to the chat window and have that link become a live clickable URL. However, when HipChat posts messages from Jira, it displays links who's text are ...
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Copy-paste from PowerPoint to HipChat results in PNG, not text

Whenever I try to copy text from a PowerPoint presentation into a HipChat chatroom, the text is copied as a PNG. If I copy from PowerPoint to, say, Notepad++, the text is copied correctly. I cannot ...