Whether you are trying to see chat on-top of a video game, or on-top of anything on a single display you can make these changes to allow for seamless viewing. 

Important Note: For both Mac and PC, the chat cannot be placed on-top of full screen applications due to software limitations. For games please use windowed-fullscreen or windowed-borderless instead of fullscreen. 

You will need the Restream Chat application to follow these steps, these steps do not correspond with the in-browser version. The steps would be the same for both macOS and Windows. 

To begin, you will want to go into the Restream Chat's settings by clicking "Settings" at the bottom left. 

You will be brought to to the Appearance section of that chat, everything we need will be here. 

From here, you will want to enable "Window Always On Top." 

It is recommended to enable "Click Through Mode" as well, this will make it so you can click in the same region as the chat and not interact with the chat. 

Note: If you enable "Click Through Mode" you have to hold down Control (on Windows) or Command (on Mac) to interact with the chat again. 

Your chat will not appear on top of your desktop applications, to disable these settings just uncheck the applicable 

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Of course, if you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to get in touch with our 24/7 support team! Click the chat icon at the lower right-hand corner of your screen to ask a question


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