Firebase Chat Doesn't Connect

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    • #125929

      I just purchased Ultimate specifically for the Chat feature. But the setup for Firebase has changed and when entering the following from your setup guide:

      “rules”: {
      “.read”: “true”,
      “.write”: “true”


      || request.auth == null

      Both lines of code generate errors.

      Can you advise what the updated code should be.


    • #125955

      Hi there, I figured it out and was able to connect. All good.

    • #134182
      Kenneth Wall

      Hi i was having same issue, what did you do to fix?

    • #138355
      Kenneth Wall

      Hi james, can you let me know what you did to fix it? I had same issue.

    • #138376

      Hi Kenneth

      I chose the wrong type of firebase database and the data entry options didn’t match up with the WCLovers guide. Once I used the correct DB it went smoothly. The WCLovers documentation on the steps involved is spot on:

      Also watch out for:

      Quote: Step 8 : Add “|| request.auth == null” at the last in to the code

      Look at the screen shot – line 4: “allow read, write: if request.auth !=null || request.auth == null;

      In the default settings make sure the “:” is moved from after the first “null” to after the second “null”

      Good luck!

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