Chat Widget

The Chat-Widget is the easiest way of adding your Twitch-Channel chat to your overlay. The widget connects to the chat server of twitch.tv and displays chat messages in realtime.

Left: Example of a Chat widget with the devwars theme applied. Right: Example of a Chat widget with the timestamps shown.

Widget Settings

Additionally to the Generic Widget Settings there are the following options:

  • Username: Username of the channel to show the Chat of
  • Hide messages after (seconds): The Chat-Widget hides messages automatically after a certain amount of time. With this setting you can fine-tune that time
  • Show time: Whether or not to show the timestamp in the widget