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IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000138734D
Original Publication Date: 2006-Jul-31
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2006-Jul-31
Document File: 1 page(s) / 37K

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Proposed here is a method for letting a participant in a chat decide whether or not other participants will have an indication that he or she is typing (composing) a response.