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MGC Chatbox Evo
Mod Version: 3.4.0, by VBDev (Coder) VBDev is offline
Developer Last Online: Dec 2021 I like it Show Printable Version Email this Page

vB Version: 4.2.x Rating: (302 votes - 4.64 average) Installs: 2477
Released: 28 Jan 2008 Last Update: 02 Sep 2013 Downloads: 46245
Not Supported DB Changes Uses Plugins Template Edits Auto-Template Additional Files Translations  

This mod is automatically compatible with vB3.6.x, vB3.7.x, vB3.8.x and vB4.x.x


MGC Chatbox Evo is the most ever installed chatbox for vBulletin !

It offers a new enhanced online experience to your members leading to increased time spent online of more than 25% by providing them with a new, more interactive, way to interact with each other.
  • Important number of features
  • High level of configurability to fit each users needs
  • Channels system
  • Many commands
  • Bot system
  • and more...
... makes MGC Chatbox Evo a must have for your forum !

Detailed features

Following is a non-exhaustive list:
  • Simple install
  • Ajax based with:
    • Fast and Intelligent chats retrieval through javascript calls to server files (refresh delay configurable per usergroup)
    • Edit/update by double-clicking on a chat
    • Interact on chats through menus and javascript
  • Many usergroup permissions to limit features according to usergroups
  • Full configuration of the chatbox display:
    Size, position on forum pages, editor layout (either top/bottom input or left/right textarea) and position, number of chats displayed, ...
  • Full configuration of the chats display:
    Authorized bbcodes selection, date/time options, avatar display, ...
  • Possibility to create channels (unlimited number) with multiple configuration options:
    • Warn user of new message when not active through blinking image and eventually sound notification
    • Possibility to select on which specific page each is displayed
    • Option to display the channel only for selected languages
    • Usergroup/User permissions to access the channel
  • Many commands available with usergroup/user permissions to access them:
    • /me: well known IRC command
    • /del: remove shouts (different possibilities of removal)
    • /ignore: ignore shouts from another user
    • /ban: ban user from chatbox
    • /pm: send a private chat to another user
    • /announcement: modify the announcement on top of the chatbox
    • /slap: allow user to slap another user
    • /team: chats sending between specified usergroups
    • /l33t: I33t-ify a message
    • /banchan: ban user from specific channel [PRO only]
  • Forum activity notifications system in the chatbox:
    • Different display options:
      • In the chatbox melted with chats
      • In the chatbox in a separate column
      • In the vB4 sidebar or a custom sidebar for vB3
    • Multiple notifications:
      • New thread creation
      • New post creation
      • Post thanked (Abe's)
      • New registrations (not included - separate product)
      • IBProarcade highscore (not included - separate product)
  • Bot system with set of predefined trigger chat and corresponding answers and automatic bot chats [PRO only]
  • Archive system with statistics as well as download and search capabilities
  • Possibility to display the list of users online in the chatbox
  • Force anynomous to enter a username before chatting if they can access the chatbox
  • Antiflood system
  • Private chats feature through PM in tabs
  • Optional sound notifications
  • Inactive mode feature for server load optimization
  • User statistics display in posts and profile
  • Chatbox statistics display on forumhome
  • Create thread from a chat [PRO only]
  • CMS Integration (not included - separate product)
    • vBAdvanced CMPS
    • vBulletin 4 CMS
  • Importers from other chatbox systems:

Refer to the readme for the chatbox install.


Live demo on MGC Products forum

  1. French
  2. English
  3. German [Not yet updated]
  4. Serbian [Not yet updated]

On my website mostly and in this thread


Integration in IBProarcade is described in the readme.
vBAdvanced CMPS and vBulletin 4 CMS integration are available as additional modules.


This hack is compatible with vB3.6.x, vB3.7.x
, vB3.8.x and vB4.x.x


First part:

Second part:

Third part:

How to set the channel images

Thanks to princeedwards for this little how to : click here

PRO version and additional addons available on my website

This mod is automatically compatible with vB3.6.x, vB3.7.x, vB3.8.x and vB4.x.x

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Old 17 Oct 2017, 19:50
Darkman7030 Darkman7030 is offline
Join Date: Nov 2014
insert_smilie_from_window is not defined

help me
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Old 22 Feb 2018, 04:30
rodriiverduguez rodriiverduguez is offline
Join Date: Dec 2017
Real name: Rodrigo Verduguez
help, problem

MGC Chatbox Evo
Error : A chat is already being processed, please wait.

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Old 23 Feb 2018, 16:11
denpietrau denpietrau is offline
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Originally Posted by rodriiverduguez View Post
help, problem

MGC Chatbox Evo
Error : A chat is already being processed, please wait.

No solution to fix this problem.

You can use VSA chatbox.
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Old 17 Mar 2018, 12:37
Maximux Maximux is offline
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https error! how does it work well on https pages?
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Old 08 Apr 2018, 13:50
Meister2017 Meister2017 is offline
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fixx for php 7:


Attached Files
File Type: php class_bbcode_mgccbevo.php (3.7 KB, 106 views)
File Type: php class_dm_mgccbchat.php (26.3 KB, 92 views)
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Old 09 Apr 2018, 10:31
exyuteam exyuteam is offline
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This WORKS!!!! Yeah! Bravo!!! Great! I love this chat (with all bugs inside)

Thanks m8!
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Old 20 Jun 2018, 21:48
junaid junaid is offline
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Support website cannot access
My forum
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Old 18 Jul 2018, 16:53
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T.P. T.P. is offline
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Error: "Unable to load mgc_cb_evo_ajax.php status:500"
_28d dojo.js:14:81673
Error: Error: "Unable to load mgc_cb_evo_ajax.php status:500"
_28d mgc_cb_evo_chat.js:1:4559
Error: "Unable to load mgc_cb_evo_ajax.php status:500"
_28d dojo.js:14:27812
Error: "Unable to load mgc_cb_evo_ajax.php status:500"
_28d dojo.js:14:27812
Error: "Unable to load mgc_cb_evo_ajax.php status:500"
Some Problems with Loading some SSL Scripts etc !
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Old 18 Jul 2018, 17:29
Dave Dave is offline
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That doesn't look like a HTTPS related error but "mgc_cb_evo_ajax.php" returning an internal server error.
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Old 18 Jul 2018, 17:38
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T.P. T.P. is offline
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Block Disabled:      (Update License Status)  
Suspended or Unlicensed Members Cannot View Code.

Ahaa ...

parent::vB_DataManager($registry, $errtype);

There has an error!
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Old 19 Jul 2018, 15:34
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No Fixxes avaible? I will not open my website without a https
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Old 31 Jul 2018, 15:56
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Originally Posted by Meister2017 View Post
fixx for php 7:


Thank You, this worked perfect.
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Old 23 Aug 2018, 17:50
TemplarPB TemplarPB is offline
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How come to every option that i click i have a white page?The options from the panel administrator they don't work. Thanks.

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Old 16 Sep 2018, 17:33
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bazookajoe bazookajoe is offline
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Does anyone know if this works with vB 4.2.3 ?
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Old 10 Oct 2018, 04:20
treki treki is offline
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Yes. It works with 4.2.3
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