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Openfire Administration by Mayank Sharma

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Designing a Room

Openfire offers a good number of options when creating a group chat room. We could have gone over these choices when creating a room, but a better way is to list of all the choices on offer, and then see how they can be used to customize various groups.

When creating making a room, you'll have to take various decisions. Broadly, they can be classified under three categories:

  1. General room characteristics that help you define a room and its members.
  2. The user permissions that divides members of a room into different categories with different powers.
  3. Occupant behavior, through which you control the actions of users once they are inside a room. Let's look at each of these in detail.

General Room Characteristics

The settings under this group ...

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