Marking and clearing transcripts


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Marking and clearing transcripts

Here is another new and convenient feature of iChat. If you are a frequent iChat user, you have probably noticed that iChat will periodically leave timestamps in your chat transcripts, usually when there has been a lull in the conversation. This lets you know that there was a delay in the response when you are reviewing the chat. For example, I haven't chatted with Melanie a couple of minutes here, so if I type another message, notice that a timestamp has now appeared: 11:51 AM. New to iChat in Snow Leopard, you can now manually leave timestamps in your chats.

To do so, choose Edit > Mark Transcript or use the keyboard shortcut, Shift+Command+K. As you can see, this puts the current time into your chat transcript. You might want to use this one when you are about to step away from your Mac for a while. When you come back, the marker lets you instantly see what messages arrived after you have inserted the timestamp. The other option you might have noticed near the Mark Transcript co...

Marking and clearing transcripts
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Marking and clearing transcripts provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by Garrick Chow as part of the Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard New Features

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