The most popular and leading chat messenger in the world currently is definitely the Google talk or GTalk, one can’t argue on this fact. Among numerous features such as quick communication with active contacts and file transfer, Google talk enables the user to send and receive instant messages to their friends or relatives. However, just in case, one is not logged into his Google account or not currently available on his desktop and receives a chat message from any of his contacts, it is not possible to reply back to the message. This can happen even if the current status of the individual shows “available” on the chat. Although, the ideal feature from Gtalk is great but you can’t depend on it all the time, you need something more concrete. Also, this could be confusing for the sender because he is expecting you reply to him as you are online according to the chat status.
Gtalk Autoreply to Your Rescue
As soon as the computer is switched on, the individual is logged into Google talk. This displays you as “available” to your contacts that are currently on chat. A friend sends you a message but you cannot reply him as you are currently not in the vicinity of your computer system. This is where the GTalk auto reply comes into play. This software utility allows one to send an automatic reply to the message that is left unanswered when the chat shows you online. This works in the following way:
First download GTalk Auto Reply on your computer. This is of a “*.zip” format.
This file then needs to be unzipped. This will guide the individual to a window where you need to double click on “setup.exe.” so as to install the software.
After the installation process is over, click over the GTalk Auto Reply icon that is present on the desktop.
The software runs and a box are open on your window. Then one needs to submit your Google account username and password.
Type a message that you would like to be delivered to your contact. This message shall be sent to your contact when you are not able to reply.
Adjust the settings of the GTalk Auto Reply application such that it runs whenever the computer is switched on.
The process can then be completed by clicking on “save and enable auto reply”.
Finally when this is done, the next time any of your contacts sends you a message and you are unavailable to type in a reply, the message saved on the GTalk auto reply shall be delivered to the sender. An easy solution to a problem faced by all of us at some point of time. Definitely, it seems that the inspiration has been taken from the phone recorders but nonetheless its still a great application of that system for a great cause. It will indeed help out a lot many Gtalk users who face such problems!