When you create your chat room, add a description of the purpose.Keep your description short and write it so that it helps others decide whether to request membership and whether to set up notifications to keep tabs on what’s being discussed in the room. Depending on how your organization has decided to use Skype for Business persistent chat, you might have access to useful web-based applications that can make the room a more productive place for your members.You can join any existing chat room to talk with other Skype users, but you will need the HTML location of the chat room to connect. Since Skype no longer supports the creation of new public chat rooms, you need to join a public chat that already exists. Use a search engine to locate free online directories of public chats, and choose a chat from the list. Chat with other Skype users once Skype connects to the public chat..action_button.action_button:active.action_button:hover.action_button:focus.action_button:hover.action_button:focus .count.action_button:hover .count.action_button:focus .count:before.action_button:hover .count:before.u-margin-top--lg.u-margin-left--sm.u-flex.u-flex-auto.u-flex-none.bullet. As the manager of a room you've created, you can add others as managers to share management duties.Managers must appear in the pool of potential members for the room category that your room belongs to.Sometimes you might need to disable a chat room you manage.After a room is disabled, users can't find it or join it, and current members (including you as the room manager) are removed.
You’re automatically a member of any closed or secret room you create. But anyone you add must appear in the pool of potential members for the room category that your room belongs to. If you’re the manager of a chat room, you’ll see your name in the Managers box on the chat room’s Room card.Skype chat rooms, called "public chats," are a feature of the Skype Messenger that was discontinued with the 4.0 release of the program.While public chat rooms do still exist, Skype no longer supports the creation of new chat rooms. On the directory page, click the HTML link that leads to the chat room you wish to join.If you’ve been given authorization by your Skype for Business administrator, you can quickly get started creating your own persistent chat rooms.Here's how to create, manage, and disable chat rooms.