Direct Live Chat Integration Joomla 3

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Direct Live Chat Integration Joomla 3

There is a possibility to add a live chat button to your Joomla website directly, without using special Joomla Module. This is possible with help of special Custom HTML Advanced  Module or by inserting the chat button code directly to your template. Instructions for integrating the Live Chat Button into Custom HTML Advanced  Module are the same as for Joomla version 2.5. The guide for inserting the live chat button to a template is available below:

 

Adding Chat Button to Joomla 3 Template

 

1.Log into your Provide Support account Control Panel on the Provide Support website.

2.Generate floating chat button code on My Account / Chat Button Codes / Fully Featured Chat Button Code with Uploadable Online / Offline Images page. When generating this code, specify vertical and horizontal position for your live chat button. The chat button will appear in a tied to the browser window position and will follow your website visitors when scrolling.

3.Log into your Joomla admin

4.Follow Extensions / Template Manager there

5.Open Templates tab

6.Find your template in the list and click on it

 

Joomla 3 Templates

Choosing your template in Joomla 3 

 

7.In the Template Manager / Editor  choose index.php and click on it

 

Editing Index file 

Editing Index file in Joomla 3 template

 

8.In the source code of index.php insert the code for chat button you generated on Step 2 before closing </body> tag.

 

Index Page editor

Joomla Template Source Editor

 

9.Save Changes

10.The chat button will appear on all pages