For information about configuring chat room history, see Manage categories in Persistent Chat Server in Skype for Business Server 2015.
You can configure and manage chat rooms by using the Windows Power Shell command-line interface, or by using the Skype for Business client if you are a member of the chat room.
This topic describes how to manage chat rooms by using the Windows Power Shell command-line interface.
If you see the Chat Rooms tab in the Skype for Business main window, persistent chat is set up in your organization.
So what is persistent chat and will it be helpful in your daily work life?
After a chat room is disabled, users cannot rejoin it or find it in chat room searches.
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