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Most of us chat a lot everyday, with friends, family members and many other. If I don’t chat for a day with at least not even with one person, I say the day was boring! 
So here am I with some chat formatting tips & shortcuts that will help you to deal more efficiently with GTalk…

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Text Formatting
  • Bold Text – Place the text between two asterisks. eg. *This text will be BOLD!*
  • Italic Text – Place the text between two underscores. eg. _This text will be ITALIC!_
GTalk Shortcuts
  • Esc – Close current chat window
  • Alt + Esc – Close all chat windows
  • F9 – Open Gmail
  • F11 – Call
  • F12 – End current Call
  • Tab – Switch through the currently open chat windows
Transliteration (Indic Languages)
Google Bots help you to transliterate English to some Indian Languages. Below is a list of bots, add them to your friend list and then send them any message and then they will respond you back with the transliterated message 
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GTalk Startup Parameters
There are some parameters that can be given to GTalk when it starts. It adds some extra functionality to GTalk.

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To use the parameters, just edit the Google Talk shortcut on your desktop, and add any of the following parameters after a slash(/) or just run GTalk adding these parameters at the end followed by a slash(/).
  • nomutex – Open more than one instance of GTalk at a time
  • checkupdate – Check for updates to the current version
  • factoryreset – Load default settings
  • diag – Run GTalk in Diagnostic Mode
  • mailto – Send an email using GMail
That’s all.........

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