Off-the-Record Messaging are considered confidential messages which will not be logged both in Server & Client Side. Once the Chat Window closed, the off-the-record messaging cannot be retrieved.
- Can be initiated only by Administrator / Manager role Users. (Manager Role for a User is defined in Server Manager)
- Administrator / Manager can do this confidential chat with any user.
- A normal user cannot do this confidential chat with other normal user.
- Off-the-Record Messaging are available only for one to one chat.
- Can be used only for messages & not for file transfer.
For Instant messaging box, by pressing the you can enable the OTR option:
After enable the OTR icon, it turns green color, The icon is added in-front of every messages:
The receiver is also visible the OTR icon before every messages:
You can disable the OTR messages by again pressing the OTR icon in Instant messaging box or close the chat window:
The conversation using Off-the-Record Messaging are not listed in your view log.