The Complete Open Source Chat Solution
Checkout the latest version at https://demo.rocket.chat
Get the app for your Android phone:
Try it on Ubuntu:
Try it with docker:
and check it out at http://localhost:80
Download the Native Cross-Platform Desktop Application at Rocket.Chat.Electron
It is a great solution for communities and companies wanting to privately host their own chat service or for developers looking forward to build and evolve their own chat platforms.
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Yes, we made it to the #1
Your own open source Slack-like chat
Para los programadores que quieran ofrecer un chat en su web
Un chat de código abierto que puedes añadir a la web
- BYOS (bring your own server)
- Multiple Rooms
- Direct Messages
- Private Groups
- Public Channels
- Desktop Notifications
- Sent Message Edit and Deletion
- Transcripts / History
- File Upload / Sharing
- I18n - Supports 22 Languages Internationalization with Lingohub
- Hubot Friendly - Hubot Integration Project
- Media Embeds
- Link Previews
- LDAP Authentication - LDAP Authentication on Rocket.Chat Wiki
- Face to Face Video Conferencing aka WebRTC (Alpha) - How to video chat
- REST-full APIs - Ready for testing ...
- Remote Locations Video Monitoring - Early access ...
- Native Cross-Platform Desktop Application Rocket.Chat.Electron - HELP WANTED
- Mobile app for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch Available now! - help us test
- Mobile app for Android phone, tablet, and TV stick Install now!
- Native iOS Application Rocket.Chat.iOS - HELP WANTED
- Native Android Application Issue #271 - HELP WANTED
- External popout window for chat with website visitor, like Zopim, Olark, LiveChat, SnapEngage Issue #519
- Off-the-Record (OTR) Messaging Issue #36 - HELP WANTED
- Full text search
- Kerberos Authentication
- XMPP Multi-user chat (MUC)
Github Issues are used to track todos, bugs, feature requests, and more.
The docker image is ready.
Everyone can start hacking the adapter code, or launch his/her own bot within a few minutes now.
Please head over to the Hubot Integration Project for more information.
Many, many, many more to come!
We are developing the APIs based on the competition, so stay tunned and you will see a lot happening here.
Checkout Github Wiki (coming soon)
Unbuntu VPS or server
Follow these deployment instructions.
Use the automated build at our Official Docker Registry
docker pull rocketchat/rocket.chat
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Now just clone and start the app:
git clone https://github.com/RocketChat/Rocket.Chat.git cd Rocket.Chat meteor
or use docker:
git clone https://github.com/RocketChat/Rocket.Chat.git cd Rocket.Chat docker run -it -p 3000:3000 -v "$(pwd)":/app danieldent/meteor
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Performance monitoring provided by Kadira
We Need Your Help!
A lot of work has already gone into Rocket.Chat, but we have much bigger plans for it!
We are experimenting Lingohub.
If you want to help, send an email to support at rocket.chat to be invited to the translation project.
Note that Rocket.Chat is distributed under the MIT License.
Rocket.Chat will be free forever, but you can help us speed-up the development!