# Configuration

Modify configurable parts of chat box and its behavior by adding simple one line codes.

First things first

Before you can start with the configuration part, you should have connected Smartsupp to your website according to the Installation guide. Do you have troubles with integration? Contact our support, we'll help you!

You can modify your own chat code. Enter your configuration after the line with _smartsupp.key All examples are explained below with code samples.


<script type="text/javascript">
  var _smartsupp = _smartsupp || {};
  _smartsupp.key = "YOUR_SMARTSUPP_CODE";
  // ...
  // your configuration
  // ...
  window.smartsupp||(function(d) {
    var s,c,o=smartsupp=function(){ o._.push(arguments)};o._=[];

# Sub-domains integration

Smartsupp visitor is identified by unique key stored in cookies. By default chat conversation is terminated when visitor opens a sub-domain on your website. You should set main domain as cookie domain if you want chat conversations uninterrupted across your sub-domains. Insert the cookieDomain parameter in your chat code on main domain and all subdomains where you want the chat conversation uninterrupted.

_smartsupp.cookieDomain = ".your-domain.com";

# Hide chat box on certain pages

You can hide chat box on certain pages by setting the variable hideWidget or hideMobileWidget in your code.

_smartsupp.hideWidget = true; // use on specific pages
_smartsupp.hideMobileWidget = true; // hide chat box on mobile devices

# Privacy notice

You can manually enable or disable privacy notice in chat box. Also you can specify custom url for your own privacy page. This could be useful when you are using Smartsupp chat across several sites. If you want to make your users' consent required, set up the privacyNoticeCheckRequired field to true.

_smartsupp.privacyNoticeEnabled = true; // privacy notice visibility in chat widget
_smartsupp.privacyNoticeUrl = "https://..."; // URL of your privacy page
_smartsupp.privacyNoticeCheckRequired = true; // require user consent

# Position

By default chat box is displayed in the screen bottom right corner. You can change its position to the left side by adding the following code to the configuration part.

_smartsupp.orientation = "left";

You can offset (move) chat box from its default position using offsetX and offsetY options. The distance is in pixels.

_smartsupp.offsetX = 100; // move along the X axis by 100 pixels
_smartsupp.offsetY = 100; // move along the Y axis by 100 pixels

# Color

You can set a specific color to your chat box.

_smartsupp.color = '#ff0000';

# Rating

You can allow or disallow visitors to rate your support by configuring the value in ratingEnabled option.

_smartsupp.ratingEnabled = true;