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Is there a way to chat with other B4 employees through company laptop? Friends at all 4 and we want a group chat so we can chat directly on our laptops rather than phones. Teams is out, any ideas?

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Really dating myself with this comment, OP, were you able to download it? Can you report back and let us know if this tech is still around?

Google chat?

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My friends and I use google chat or WhatsApp desktop app

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WhatsApp for web. I used it all the time

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Discord!!!! Used for gamers to talk out of game. You hold a specific key down to open the mic. Easy. Let me know if you like it.

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Y’all voice chat during the day? That’s awesome

Slack?

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Facebook

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Kpmg firewall now blocks this in office 🙄

Skype online or LinkedIn

Zoom?

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