Topic is a chatroom by subject. You can set the Topic to Public/Private accordingly.
On the other hand, a Chat is where you can talk to other members freely without specific subjects.
All members can participate in Public Topics. All Public Topics will be listed once you browse other public topics.
Private Topic cannot be searched and only invited members are eligible to participate.
A lock icon will appear next to the Private Topic’s name.
All files and messages shared on Private Topic will be accessible by the participating members only.
* However, if you share a file to other Public Topic, it will be switched to an public file.
Also, Team Admin cannot search or open uninvited public Topic.
*Once you choose either Public/Private for the Topic, you cannot alter the Topic privacy settings afterwards. Please set up the Topic carefully.
Maximum 10 members are able to join.
Associates cannot create a Chat and can participate only through other members’ invitations.
All files and messages will not be shown to others who are not involved in the chat.
* However, if you share a file to other public Topic, it will be switched to an public file.
Team Admin cannot search or open uninvited chats.