Install CometChat in seconds with Simple Machines Forum plugin

Last updated
March 18, 2016
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    We have launched an easy to install chat plugin for Simple Machines Forum!


    1. Restrict CometChat to certain user groups
    2. Hide CometChat bar
    3. Seamlessly manage upgrades
    4. Manage CometChat directly from your Administration Panel

    Installation in 10 seconds!

    With few clicks, you can have CometChat plugin installed on your Simple Machines Forum website. All you need to do is upload CometChat Plugin from your Extension Manager. Follow these easy step-by-step instructions (Steps 1-10) for Installing CometChat plugin for Simple Machines Forum.

    Access Control Lists (ACL) for CometChat

    Want to restrict CometChat only to certain members? Our new plugin allows you to select the user groups you want to disable chat for. In ‘Advance Settings’ tab you can hide CometChat for specified groups by selecting that group.

    Hide CometChat bar

    Now hide CometChat bar on your site easily whenever you want. Just select ‘Yes’ and click on ‘Save Settings’.

    Manage Upgrades

    This feature lets you seamlessly upgrade CometChat without the hassle of using FTP. To upgrade CometChat to its latest version on your site: – Download the CometChat package from ‘’ – Unzip the – Upload the new ‘’ from the ‘Upgrade CometChat’ tab and click ‘INSTALL NOW’

    Managing Admin Panel

    Manage your admin panel within the CMS admin panel. This saves you the pain to go to admin panel separately and then manage it. Learn more about Simple Machines Forum chat!

    Get CometChat

    Purchase CometChat Already have CometChat? Download CometChat for Simple Machines Forum or purchase our installation service if you would like us to perform the upgrade. Feel free to contact us if you need any assistance.

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