It's not the same without you

Join the community to find out what other Atlassian users are discussing, debating and creating.

Atlassian Community Hero Image Collage

What happens to Private Room after the user is removed?

Lakshman Bugude Oct 11, 2016

Hi All,

I have a user created and the user has private room in which he has shared some ideas.

Now the user is deleted from HipChat, what happens to the private room?

Can some other user be made as owner of the room so that the room be active?

Can admin view the chat history of the private room?

Can admin remove the private room?

1 answer

0 votes
Christopher Rivers Atlassian Team Oct 12, 2016

When a user is deleted, any rooms they created will have their ownership automatically transferred to the HipChat account owner. Nothing should be affected with regard to room access, however. Any user who previously had access should continue to be able to view and chat in the room.

Admins can always view history and delete private rooms. For instructions on managing rooms, check out https://confluence.atlassian.com/hipchat/chat-in-rooms-740001121.html - it will explain how to change the room owner as well as edit or delete any room as an admin.

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
This widget could not be displayed.
This widget could not be displayed.
Community showcase
Published in Hipchat Cloud

Hipchat Cloud and Stride have reached End of Life (updated)

All good things come to an end - thanks to all our customers and partners who have been along the Hipchat and Stride journey with us.  As of Feb 15th 2019, Hipchat Cloud and Stride have reached ...

33,324 views 7 8
Read article

Community Events

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find an event

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Unfortunately there are no Community Events near you at the moment.

Host an event

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local event. Learn more about Community Events

Events near you