Please note that this SDK relates to LivePersons legacy chat product which receives limited support and will be deprecated in the future.

It is recommended to build future integrations on top of the corresponding messaging SDK instead.

This notifies the agent of the typing state of the visitor. The response echoes the request data.

Note: If you send the same state more than once, the requests will be ignored until a new state is sent.



Value Description Type Required
typing The current state of the visitor input. Boolean Required

Sample code

var failedRequest = myChat.setVisitorTyping({
    typing: true,
    success: myChat.typingUpdated,
    error: myChat.typingUpdateFailed,
    context: myChat

if(failedRequest && failedRequest.error){


Sample response

{ "typing" : true }