WeQuest is an open-source simple tiny chat-like system
that provides live customer support directly from your website,
so you can give one-on-one help in real-time,
adding the human touch to your website.
WeQuest is written in the PHP programming language and uses AJAX.
WeQuest uses plain flat files with no need for database services like MySQL, etc.
(WeQuest — we quest — wee quest — request)
wouldn't be chat if not real-time
Multiple Chat Requests
operator can chat with several clients
Notify When Party Responds
operator/client get visual/sound signals
Leave Message If Not Live
allow email if operator not available
Canned Responses On Operator Console
provide facilities for canned responses
Capture Visitor Data And Refer URL
client browser and web page viewed
colors, table sizes, refresh rate, etc.
(use Save Target As)
(use Save Target As) and verify.
Make a folder at your web site (name it WeQuest).
Extract files from WeQuest.zip to that folder.
Make a sub-folder at your web site (name it secure) and secure it.
Move setup.php to the secure folder.
Run setup.php from a browser and customize.
Edit canned.txt with your common responses.
Put a blank line between each response.
Run WeQuest.htm to confirm installation.
Look at WeQuest.htm for ideas on implementing on your web pages.
(use Save Target As).
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