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Is suggesting moves in the chat cheating? Or simply discussing move options?

Asked by musickman01
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Is it cheating if a spectator suggests a move in the chat? Will that player be banned? Or what if they discuss possible move options in the chat? Especially in the case of a lower rated player being the one suggesting moves.
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Answered by fiveTimes
No, that is not cheating. Because the players can NOT read the chat.
The spectators cannot also read the chat between players, unsless the players type starting with a "/w " or "/whisper ".

Thanks to DoTheMath for correction.
DoTheMath commented :
It's "/w" or "/whisper".

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