Avoid chat messages getting "cut off"

  • Please make sure you are familiar with the forum rules. You can find them here: https://forums.tripwireinteractive.com/index.php?threads/forum-rules.2334636/

SpurryMoses

FNG / Fresh Meat
May 27, 2009
113
0
0
Sydney, Australia
The chat message facility doesn't work between different windows and it means you often lose chat messages while in the middle of typing. This happens to me every day.

For example, while in the lobby waiting for others to join you might type a sentence. If everyone is ready sometime while you're typing, it's too bad. The game starts and you lose everything you typed.

Could it be a suggestion to somehow "never" lose what you're typing?
When you next press 'Y' (or other bound key) that the last sentence typed comes back (like a draft). You can always hit ESC if you decided not to use it.
 
Last edited:

Skunkee

FNG / Fresh Meat
Jun 17, 2009
302
2
0
That's something that has bugged me since Unreal 2k4. I think it's just part of the engine.