Communication, Contacts & Feedback, Chat, Chat - hosted, Live Support - hosted

The Live Chat extension installs live chat with real-time visitor monitoring to your Joomla website in just a few minutes. Allow your visitors to chat with you live if they have any questions or need support!

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Use our free standard package forever or upgrade to Premium services when you're ready for more! Live Chat Features:

Installs Instantly: You can use the out-of-the-box Formilla Live Chat web interface to begin live chat immediately. The live chat button will appear on your Joomla website upon installation/activation of this extension.

Real-time Visitor Monitoring: Formilla Live Chat real-time visitor monitoring/tracking allows you to see the number of active visitors on your website, and initiate live chats with them. View each visitor's page URL, referring site, new user vs. returning, and more. Formilla Live Chat visitor monitoring comes with any of our Premium account packages.

Chat via iPhone/iPad and Android Devices: Chat via your mobile device by using our iPhone/iPad or Android apps! Install our app and simply login to your Formilla account to stay in touch with customers from anywhere! Formilla Live Chat mobile apps come with any of our Premium account packages.

Language Support (International): Our Language support option allows you to customize the text of the live chat buttons, chat forms, and offline email forms. Our Premium packages allow you to customize your live chat widget in any language, including Spanish, French, Indonesian, Portuguese, Russian, Hindi, Polish, Japanese, Korean, Italian, and much more!

Pro-active Chat: Enable pro-active chat to trigger live chat automatically with a visitor after a defined number of seconds.

Attention Grabbers: Live Chat offers the Use of an Attention Grabber to get the attention of your visitors! Upload a custom image with your picture or any other message you'd like to communicate. Get creative and use it for marketing promotions too!

Custom Banners, Colors, and Themes: Live Chat software Premium packages allow you to customize your chat widgets to match your site's look and feel. Change the color of the chat button/widget, chat message and font color, backgrounds, etc. Upload your own online and offline live chat images to use in your header, footer, etc. to encourage customers to live chat!

Desktop Notifications: Make sure you don't miss any chats by enabling Desktop Notifications to see an alert box displayed every time you receive a chat. This feature currently works with Chrome, Firefox, and Safari.

User/Agent is Typing a Message...: Now you don't need to wonder if the person you're chatting with is even on the other end! Live Chat keeps visitors and agents informed if the User or Agent is typing a message. This improves usability and makes conversations more enjoyable.

Offline Email Form: Live Chat software automatically displays as an 'Email us' button on your site when you're offline. You can manage offline messages through the Customer Inbox or on the go by using your preferred email client. The Customer Inbox comes with your live chat software account as a Help Desk solution for managing customer email, customer feedback, prioritization, and ticket management.

Help Desk: The Customer Inbox help desk allows you to search your live chat history or offline emails by customer email address, priority, status (new, read, pending, complete), flagged vs. unflagged, and also assign an item to another user of your Live Chat account.

Chat History: Access your live chat history and offline emails as well via the Live Chat Customer Inbox help desk solution.

Export Email Data: Live Chat software allows you to export your customers' email addresses from the Customer Inbox help desk to construct email marketing campaigns via your preferred tool.

Get started immediately with our free live chat package that comes with 15 days of premium services as well.

I like it

Posted on 06 May 2018
The software tells you when customers arrive on your site with a "ding". Would love to be able to change this sound if possible?
Ease of use
Easy to install, does what most chat software does. Enjoy watching what's going on with people on my site
not needed
Value for money
affordable using premium for the year
I used this to: the mobile app notifications

my remarks

Posted on 19 May 2017
Ease of use
very user friendly
take long to reply
very easy to understand
Value for money
pays off

Super chat plugin

Posted on 28 November 2016
de functionaliteiten zijn perfect!
Ease of use
Gemakkelijk en duidelijke dashboard
Ze reageren heel snel en helpen je meteen!
Documentatie is helder en begrijpelijk
Value for money
Het bedrag is aan de hoge kant, maar het is het wel waard!
I used this to: My webshop with solar panels

Fantastic App

Posted on 07 January 2016
Formilla is excellent. I can see when anyone is on our site and engage with them to increase business.
Ease of use
Very simple to use and setup.
Fast response to support questions...although I never needed any help.
Value for money
Excellent value. Used on a very limited basis it pays for itself.
I used this to: Engaging with customers on our website at

Formilla Chat Module

Posted on 12 September 2015
Works well, easy to set up and customise
Ease of use
very good with Youtube video instructions
Value for money
I used this to: A non-profit family history website

Great Kit

Posted on 25 July 2015
works as it says on the tin
Ease of use
very easy to use and setup increased income as soon as installed
support is top notch
easy to install and setup
Value for money
more than pays for itself
I used this to: I use this for customer interaction on our site and cant say a bad word. Support is 10/10 app is 10/10 would recommend to anyone first time and already have
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Last updated:
Mar 27 2018
Date added:
Nov 18 2014
GPLv2 or later
Paid download

Uses Joomla! Update System


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