Welcome to Insulin Pumpers browser chat. Follow
these instructions on the operation of our chat rooms.
On the Chat entry page select the chat
room you wish to enter by clicking the pull down list arrow,
then clicking on the name of the chat
room you wish to enter, and then clicking the GO! button. This takes you to the selected chat
room page. The number to the left of the chat room name is the number of
people currently logged in to a particular room.
You may examine the list of chat
rooms to the right by clicking on the pull down list arrow.
The browser window is divided into an upper and lower frame. The upper frame
contains a text box, the controls for the number of messages to display
and the display refresh time.
Click the pull down list arrows to select the number of messages to display
on the bottom half of your browser screen or to change the number of
seconds between message refresh cycles. These selections are automatically
sent each time you click the button.
You may also set the refesh cycle to
none and update the messages on the screen manually by clicking the
button. WARNING, you must
clear your text box first or you will submit a duplicate message to the chat
The lower portion of the screen shows the number chat of participants logged
into the chat room within the last 5 minutes. The pull down list is headed
with the name of the chat room followed by the chat participants showing the
number of seconds since their last screen update. The current time at
Insulin Pumpers and Greenwich Mean Time are displayed to the right showing
your last screen refresh. The remainder of the screen shows messages
in cronological order.
Friday Mar 12 17:24:45 EST 1999 (22:24 GMT)
Donna Pumper <DPumper@aol.com>
I thought you could escape from anything Harry.
Fri Mar 12 16:23:22 CST 1999 (22:23 GMT)
My meter displays a chart of the last 30 days of bg's. You can't escape the
Fri Mar 12 14:21:11 PST 1999 (22:21 GMT)
What kind of meter are you using? Does it show blood or plasma readings?
returns you to the CHAT
selection page where you may pick another chat room.
exits the chat and returns you
the Insulin Pumpers' home page.
displays this page.
You may examine all the drop down lists on this help page by clicking
on them with your mouse.
You may also resize the two windows in your browser by moving the bar between
the windows with your mouse pointer, just select it with the mouse
button and drag it up or down.
A few simple rules.
The chat rooms are un-moderated, parents should supervise their kids.
The posting of commercial or harrassing messages is prohibited, as is
Those who abuse these rules will be banned from the site and the mail
Transcripts of each day's chats are available in the MEMBERS ONLY area of the web site. The IP
address of the site originating each message is saved with the transcript in
the event it becomes necessary to track down an abuser of these rules.