Recently Facebook revamped their Facebook chat with new design and new features like new chat included Skype video calling features that allow any Facebook user to start one to one video chatting with your friends and families. However with new Facebook chat design, Facebook also redesign the Facebook Chat Sidebar.
There is so many Facebook User complaining about New Facebook Chat sidebar design which has been annoying people to no end. if you get bored with New Facebook Chat sidebar design and want to get back Old Facebook Chat. Here is simple tricks that reactivate your Facebook Old Chat Sidebar design on your Profile.
Features of Facebook Old Chat Sidebar
- Support for Friend lists & Smart lists
- Shows all online/idle friends
- Doesn’t show offline friends
- Disables Top Friends group
- Orders All friends by first name
- Group your friends by their status
- Shows total number of online/idle friends in title bar
- Profile links
- Chat adjusts in size
- Sticky: Chat bar stays on top
- Feed Ticker is displayed
- Also works with http and https
How to Activate Facebook Old Chat Sidebar
To activate your old Facebook chat sidebar on your profile you need to install Facebook Old Chat Sidebar chrome extension on your chrome browser. after installing chrome extension, The extension will automatically replace the Facebook Chat sidebar to their older version.
whenever Facebook user open Facebook profile on chrome browser, the extension will automatically hooks Facebook’s internal functions to display the old chat.
The script fully compatible with Facebook TimeLine profile theme and new Feed ticker is integrated in the right sidebar and isn’t depending on the chat anymore.
it’s an userscript which is also supported with other browsers like Firefox 13, Opera 12 etc.. To use this script on other browser you need to install Greasemonkey add-on on your browser and install them via Greasemonkey Add-on.