If 0, hides the taskbar button, and leaves the tray icon only, when the window is shown3.)HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Talk\Options\away_inactiveIf 1, status will be set as Away after the specified number of minutes.4.)HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Talk\Options\away_screensaver If 1, status will be set as Away after the specified number of minutes.5.)HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Google\Google Talk\Options\inactive_minutes Number of inactive minutes to become away if auto-away is on.
Tips & Tricks
Wumpus Game :
- First noted by a GoogleRumors commentor, if you add the buddy firstname.lastname@example.org you can play the classic text-based game.Wumpus is an easter egg game that came with Google Talk (unfortunately, hedidn't’t accept my invitation, so I can’t play).
Change the font size
- While holding the control key, move the scroll wheel onyour mouse either up or down. This trick works while being focused in either theread or write area.
Insert line breaks -
If you want to have a message that spans multiple paragraphs, just hold shift and hit enter. You can add as many new lines as youwant to create.
- To write something bold, you can use an asterisk before and after theword, like *this* .
- To use italics, use an underscore before an after the word, like _this_ .
- Hitting tab will cycle through open windows. It will selectminimized conversations, to expand them just hit enter. If you just want to cyclethrough IM's and don't care about the buddy list, control-tab will do that and willautomatically expand a minimized conversation if you settle on one.
Invitation Tips -
You don’t need to say Yes or No when someone wants to addyou as a friend; you can simply ignore it, the request will go away. (On the other hand, someone with whom you chat often will automatically turn to be your friend, unless you disable this in the options).
- You can show your homepage or blog URL simply byentering the it in your away message (at the top of the main window). It willautomatically turn to a link visible to others.
Google Talk Game -
“Google Talk” also was the name of a
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