If the person is really offline, the “sending” icon—a gray spinning circle or arrow next to the message box—will continue spinning. If the person is really online but invisible, there will be no spinning icon.Sep 6, 2019
Although you don’t appear online to another user if you set yourself to invisible, he can click your Skype name and send you a text-based chat or call you with voice or video, just as he would any online user.
Your presence status is hidden so that you appear to be offline but calls and messages aren’t blocked. To your contacts, the last time your status was set to active or do not disturb is shown under your chat header as Last seen – days, hours, or minutes ago. You can set your status to invisible anytime you want.
A white bubble means the contact is either offline or has set his status to “Invisible” and wishes to remain hidden. A white bubble with a green outline indicates the person has set up call fowarding that sends your call to either a mobile phone or voicemail.
No you cannot tell if someone is invisible on Discord. This is one of the most requested features on the suggestion forums but so far the company has not given in to those wishes.
The “Invisible” status setting makes you appear offline to all your contacts, but you can still Skype with anyone you choose to. It’s a status that may prove useful if you don’t want to take calls or receive messages. When you enable the “Invisible” status, it remains unchanged each time you sign into Skype.
If the person is really offline, the “sending” icon—a gray spinning circle or arrow next to the message box—will continue spinning. If the person is really online but invisible, there will be no spinning icon.6.
Click the Status tab on the left of the Options window. First, click in the Show me as Inactive when my computer has been idle for this many minutes box. Enter ‘360‘ in that box, which is the maximum value. Then click in the Change my status from Inactive to Away after this many minutes box.
Once your Skype profile opens up, from the menu bar click the Skype menu located at the top-left corner. From the displayed list, hover mouse to the Online Status menu. From the displayed submenu, click the Invisible option to change your status and become invisible for your Skype friends.
Absolutely. It does go to “Last seen days ago” when someone blocks you, but it also does that when the person just sets their status to invisible, so it’s hard to tell.
The orange dot will disappear until such time that they sent you something again. 2. A pale green video call button means the contact is offline or set to invisible.
An invisible user is exactly that for everyone. Even the server admin cannot tell if there are invisible users on the server at any given time.
Can you tell if someone read your message in Discord? The answer is no. Discord does not use read receipts or any notification system.
If the contact is invisible, nothing will appear next to the message because the message was successfully delivered. If the contact is offline, a small “Not delivered yet” icon will appear next to the message.
Probably your contacts have tried to engage you on Skype and they’re asking why you appear as offline, yet you can still communicate. This is one of the most common reasons why Skype appears offline, and all you need to do to resolve it is change from Invisible to Online, if you’re signed in to your Skype account.
No one can see it when looking at your profile. Only friends who already know your email address can use it to search for you.
The maximum interval of time you can enter is 360 minutes. Next to Change my status from Inactive to Away after this many minutes, click the up or down arrows to specify how long Skype for Business should wait before changing your status to Away. The maximum interval of time you can enter is 360 minutes.
The “Last seen” feature is no longer reliable, especially if a contact has Skype installed on several devices (e.g. mobile phones). If a contact has Voice Messaging enabled, the “Last Seen” will not be shown at all. There is nothing you can do about this on your side.
When you see the yellow status symbol for Skype contacts, you know their status is set to Away. This indicator may mean that the contact has been inactive for a certain period of time and may be away from the computer, or that the contact manually set the status to Away.
Discord on Twitter: “The text is grayed out until it’s sent successfully at this point in time. A full white, would indicate success.… “
Idle signifies that the user is “AFK” (or Away From Keyboard). This means that the user has the Discord app open on their computer, and is logged in, but hasn’t opened the app for a few minutes.
The platform is not suitable for very young children
Discord contains adult content and must be labelled as only accessible to those over 18 years old. They have added an option for over 18 users to label their contact ‘not safe for work’.
Does Discord notify someone when you screenshot? … No, Discord has no notification function like that. The easiest way to screenshot is to use PrtScn in Windows or Shift + Command + 4 and select the area on a Mac. Neither method will notify Discord what you have done.
Apparently, this is a feature not a bug. Although many people complained, it seems like in the Skype world “close program” != “I’m not available”.
Checking Someone’s Status
Simply open Skype and scroll down to the person you want to contact on you Contacts List. If there is a green check mark next to your friend’s name, she is available to receive a call or Skype message.
In Skype, your friends and family can talk to you immediately, and you can do the same with them. When someone reaches out to you for the first time, you can choose to accept or block messages and calls from that person.
Using the Search Box. Sign into Skype and click on the search box at the top of your Skype session. Type the individual’s full name, Skype username, or email address into the search field. Using this search criteria is often the most effective way to locate individual users on Skype.