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The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Facebook® by Joe Kraynak, Mikal E. Belicove

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Setting Your Chat Options

Although Facebook Chat is slim and trim, it does offer a few optional accessories, including a larger, pop out chat window and audio cues. In the following sections, we show you how to access these accessories.

Pop Out Chat

Those teeny-tiny chat boxes are nice for exchanging a few short pleasantries with your Facebook friends, but if you’re engaged in a deep conversation or are chatting with multiple friends, they can be very difficult to manage. Fortunately, Facebook enables you to trade in those chat boxes for a full-size chat window devoted solely to talking amongst your friends.
To display the chat window, click Chat, Options, Pop out Chat. The chat window appears. To change from one chat session to another, ...

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