Steps to install chat on Joomla 3.6



  • Step 2: Go to Extension Manager within Administration section.

iFlyChat Joomla - Extension Manager


  • Step 3:  Next, upload the package zip file and install it.  


iFlyChat Joomla - Upload and Install





  •  Step 5: Go to Dashboard and Generate a new API Key for your domain name.


Generate a new API key

Generate a new API key for your domain


  •  Step 6: Copy the newly generated APP ID and API key.


Copy API key


  •  Step 7: Navigate back to your Joomla Administration page. Go to Component -> iFlyChat


iFlyChat Joomla - Open iFlyChat Component


  •  Step 8: Paste the App ID and API key as shown below and then click on Save & Close


iFlyChat Joomla - Paste API key



  •  Step 9: Go to Module Manager.


iFlyChat Joomla - Open iFlyChat Module


  •  Step 10: Open iFlyChat module from the list.


iFlyChat Joomla - Select iFlyChat Module


  •  Step 11: Change the following settings (shown below):
    • ​Show Title - Hide
    • Position - Select an appropriate position (like footer - positon-7)
    • Status - Published
    • Module Assignment - On all pages


iFlyChat Joomla - Select iFlyChat Module


iFlyChat Joomla Plugin All pages


  •  Step 12: Click on Save & Close. That's it! You are good to go.


iFlyChat Joomla - Save module settings


  • Optional: To Embed Chatroom in a Joomla page, click here.