SMF Mod Site

Mod Name:
NChat - Little SQL Save BW shoutbox
Created By:
First Created:
November 30, 2010, 09:40:26 PM
Last Modified:
January 28, 2014, 01:20:28 PM
Latest Version:
Compatible With:
2.0 RC4, 2.0 RC5, 2.0, 2.0.1
Total Downloads:

Download this mod (109kB) [12270]
Manual Install Instructions for SMF

Below are some preview images of what the mod looks like when being used


Now public at a open source at
Everyone are welcome to contribute and develope or fork this repo.


+ CHMOD 0666 for these files: l.txt, NChatMess.php, NChatMuteList.php
+ CHMOD 0644 for all the files left
+ CHMOD 0755 for these folders: ./NChat, ./NChat/sounds

You have to set the permission for each group after install the mod! By default just admin can read, write and manager the chatbox.

No SQL - Save Bandwidth

  • Your own forum chat box, not an add-on or plug-in of any service.
  • Run on share host.
  • Easy to install, config, modify.
  • Fast and save BW (no SQL queries)
  • Pretty Yahoo Messenger smiles or your own forum smiles.
  • Fast config right next to the chat box
  • Forum time stamp, censored world as forum config
  • And much more.....

Nedd help?
Use support topic or make new issue here

Update 1.3.2

+ Fix some bugs.
   - Error with "No sound" mode on IE.
   - NChat alwyas not available.

Update 1.3
+ Adding many features.
  - Play a sound when new message comming.
  - Mute, disallow some one from chat (still not work for Guest).
  - Color + Clickable for user name.
+ Change and Optimize.
  - Move the Control Panel to AdminCP >> Modification Settings >> NChat Shoutbox.
  - Move the chat room to
  - Reduced the time load, BW.
  - SMF smiles list now showing when enabled.
+ Fix some bugs.
  - Scroll issue when reading.
  - Error when switching smiles.
  - Fixed permission for Global Moderator.

Future Developments:
+ Mute an IP.
+ Archive function
+ Channel chat (private chat with one person)

+ Any donation will help the Mod better!ow