Forums have a specific set of jargon associated with them; example: a single conversation is called a "thread", or topic.
A discussion forum is hierarchical or tree-like in structure: a forum can contain a number of subforums, each of which may have several topics.
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Chat with supportive people in group support rooms who have overcome similar challenges.
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You can select a therapist that best suits your need and chat with them one-on-one in a confidential setting.
The primary use of a chat room is to share information via text with a group of other users.
Generally speaking, the ability to converse with multiple people in the same conversation differentiates chat rooms from instant messaging programs, which are more typically designed for one-to-one communication.
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As of March 27, 2016, the only supported clients are the Android, i OS and web browser clients.
The legacy Windows, Mac, Linux and Solaris clients are not supported anymore, and their servers began shutting down on August 5, 2016, It turned out that the servers for the legacy clients were finally shut down sometime between the mid-morning and early afternoon hours east coast time on September 1, 2016, resulting in the legacy desktop clients no longer being able to access their buddy/contact lists.
Yahoo Messenger also allows users to access Yahoo Chat Rooms.
As of December 14, 2012, all public chat rooms on Yahoo Messenger have been shut down as part of a series of features being changed/added/deleted.