Archived Topics

In online forums and other online discussion spaces posts and conversations that are inactive or have been closed to new messages are often archived on the service. Users can still read these messages but they will be unable to reply to them. When using chat services, the closed chat discussions are called transcripts rather than archived.

Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal
Vangie Beal is a freelance business and technology writer covering Internet technologies and online business since the late '90s.

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