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August 13, 2003

extensive chat tutorial posted

learn how to build a chat in this detailed four-part tutorial. if you're not interested in chat, but are interested in OOP flash development, you'll probably want to take a look. the tutorial starts with joining a server and ends with setting a user name and displaying a user list. more than just chat, this is a solid overview of multiuser application development in general.

the chat you'll build is shown here.

Posted by moock at August 13, 2003 01:12 PM

hi stefan, you need the Unity 2 beta, which is available here:

let me know if you have any questions (ideally by posting to unity-dev at

Posted by: colin at August 20, 2003 11:31 AM

hey colin
thanks for such a practical tutorial encapsulating a complex OO app.! I'm following through the tutorial now but don't seem to have the required files with the unity for windows trial download
do i need the non-commercial licence to follow this completely?

Posted by: stefan at August 19, 2003 08:08 PM

Great stuff Colin. I'll go over it a bit later once I finish work.

Posted by: Deler Delarosa at August 16, 2003 10:54 PM

I would like to learn how to create a chat.

Posted by: Monique at August 13, 2003 03:36 PM