Legacy: Set your chat preferences Use the Chat Window Preferences to set audio notifications and default chat window display options in legacy chat. Use the Chat Window Preferences to set audio notifications and default chat window display options. The default display options control how a chat window looks when you first open it. You can still control the display options for an individual window as described in Changing the Display. To view your chat preferences, click your name in the upper left corner of the chat desktop and select Chat Preferences. Figure 1. Chat preferences To set your preferences, select or clear the check boxes next to the options, then click Update.Table 1. Preferences Title Description Audio Turn audio notifications on or off. Conversation Windows Set default options for showing timestamps and members in one-to-one chats. Group Chat Windows Set default options for showing timestamps members in chat rooms.