FAQ

Frequently asked questions.

How do I skip through long dialogues?
You can skip dialogue in a dialogue node by pressing the ESC (escape) key.
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015 at 2:27 AM
How can I start the simulation from a specific node?
This presents some difficulty because usually when conditions are present, the player's choices up to that point have an effect on how the node should ...
Fri, 10 Jan, 2014 at 11:50 AM
I have a very long dialogue node... is there a way to split it into many smaller nodes?
No, but you can use the pipe character, '|', to separate sections within a single dialogue node text.  These will be displayed as if they are diff...
Tue, 17 Feb, 2015 at 1:55 AM
What scripting languages does Chat Mapper support?
Chat Mapper currently supports Lua for the built-in project simulator.  However, if you plan to use your project in a custom engine, you can store any type ...
Tue, 21 Jan, 2014 at 4:33 PM
Is there a MAC version of Chat Mapper?
Unfortunately there is no MAC version planned at this time. We do recommend using Boot Camp, Parallels, VMware, or VitualBox. Chat Mapper works great ...
Thu, 22 Oct, 2015 at 11:07 AM
Is there a Flash version of Chat Mapper?
Currently there is no Flash version, but we do have a Silverlight simulator that can run in a web browser. The Silverlight simulator will be released later t...
Wed, 13 Jul, 2011 at 2:42 PM
I have some suggestions for the next version of Chat Mapper... how should I contact you?
The best way to submit suggestions is to email them directly to cmhelp@chatmapper.com.
Mon, 16 Mar, 2015 at 12:01 PM
I've purchased Chat Mapper, how do I activate my license?
Download and Install Chat Mapper Launch the Chat Mapper program Click the Help menu Choose "Enter License Key" Enter the F...
Tue, 7 Apr, 2015 at 7:07 AM
How do I create a new template?
Templates are a way to create a project that is already populated with Actors, Items, Variables, Custom Asset Fields (CAFs), etc. If you use the "Games...
Thu, 24 Sep, 2015 at 2:35 AM