Group chats have text that is greyed out

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Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby dig090 » Fri Mar 13, 2020 2:54 pm

I'm using Adium to connect to some Cisco Jabber Boards -- not my choice unfortunately.

I can subscribe and see "boards" which I assume are group chats. This works and I can see the messages but the text is annoyingly greyed out. I've tried tweaking all settings that I can find but I can't figure out why the text is not standard black on white.

Does Adium maybe think I'm not a member of these groups? Is there a setting I can change to convince it otherwise or to ignore the fact?

Thanks so much and thanks for Adium.

Group chat with greyed text:

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Versus individual with normal text:

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Re: Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby Robby » Sun Mar 15, 2020 9:35 pm

Have you tried a different message style?

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Re: Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby dig090 » Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:39 pm

I did try all of the built in ones and could see no difference.

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Re: Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby Robby » Tue Mar 17, 2020 9:55 am

I think message styles display old messages differently. Do new messages that come in look the same as in your screenshot?

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Re: Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby dig090 » Tue Mar 17, 2020 3:44 pm

Yes. These are all new messages.

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Re: Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby Robby » Wed Mar 18, 2020 12:23 pm

What does it look like if you use the "Smooth Operator" style?

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Re: Group chats have text that is greyed out

Postby dig090 » Wed Mar 18, 2020 2:06 pm

Message text still looks grey.


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