Open source multi-protocol instant messaging client for Mac OS X, supports MSN, Jabber, Yahoo! and other networks.

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Can't get GTalk to go OTR using Adium

I am trying to use Adium and GTalk on my Mac to chat with encryption but I can't get it to work. When I select enable encryption in Adium, a pop-up window appears saying I don't have the software and ...
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How can I search for text in an IRC channel using Adium?

Adium chat simply doesn't seem to work: The word 'howdy' is on the page - I can see it I hit Edit, Find I search for anything containing 'howdy' The Find dialog makes an angry noise which I ...
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Do you get Notifications from Adium IRC on Mac?

Previously I was using LimeChat for my IRC client on Mac and was getting notifications fine. But I started using Adium and notifications don't show up, I have to go to Adium and read the messages. Is ...
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Adium not connecting to MSN any more

I had been using Adium for a while and had no problems connecting to MSN. Understand that MSN had ceased operation and is forcing us to use Skype. That I suppose is the reason why I'm not able to ...
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How should I add Google Talk users as contacts in Adium?

In Adium, I have a non-Google XMPP account. If I want to add an XMPP Contact that is @gmail.com, do I add them as an "XMPP" contact or a "GTalk" contact? It gives both options. edit: figured it out, ...
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Tell Adium not to send that i'm typing

I don't want my chat partner to get notified whenever i start or stop typing. Is it possible to tell Adium not to send the notifications to my chat partner?
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Where are Adium logs located?

I have Adium installed on my Mac (10.6.8) but cannot find the chat transcripts stored anywhere. I am able to view them in Adium, but, I do not have a folder /Library/Application Support/Adium 2.0 ...
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Where are the settings for Adium located

I am moving computers and want to copy the Adium settings over. What is the path to all the settings for Adium?
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Connecting Adium to Google Talk with a 2-factor authentication account isn’t working

Anyone else having this problem? After turning on 2-factor authentication on my Google Account I stopped being able to log in through Adium (Mac IM client that uses Pidgin’s libpurple for IM). ...
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How do I disable notifications in Adium?

I feel a bit dumb asking this, but I've scoured the preferences and can't find any option about how to disable the built-in notifications (ie, not growl) which are shown when a contact comes online. ...
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Copy From Adium: How to Not Get the Timestamps?

When I do a command-c with Adium, it picks up the timestamps as well as the text I want. I've looked through the prefs with no luck. How can I just get the text? (I know I can use Textmate and then ...
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Backlog / Complete log of gTalk conversation in Adium?

Any way to make adium fetch the complete conversation history for each open window? Android and Gmail will both show you messages received while you were signed out, or signed into a different ...
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Common Ports with Adium

I was wondering if there was a way to use common ports with Adium in order to bypass firewall settings? Any recommendations would be greatly appreciated.
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Do any Windows IM clients support Adium styles?

I know I can't actually get Adium on Windows. Are there any Windows IM clients that at least support Adium styles, specifically Contact List Styles and Message Styles? Pidgin is heart-breakingly ...
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Adium Showing Jabber Markup

My Adium (which I just deleted, redownloaded and reinstalled) has gone mad. My chats are seen as normal on my side, but to the other person, the markup is all seen. So this is what the other person ...
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Adium stopped working with pastes from other users

I see stuff like this now anytime someone changes their font or pastes a link. <im:html xmlns:im='http://jabber.org/protocol/xhtml-im'><xht:body ...
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How to recover Adium ICQ contacts when the account is locked

I recently got locked out of my 10+ year old ICQ account for no good reason — the password just stopped working one day. Password recovery doesn't work and I never gave them an email address anyway ...
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Invisible mode on Adium shows as “Away” to ICQ contacts

I've installed invisible mode on Adium. Unfortunately instead of seeing me as invisible (i.e. grey sign, "offline" message), my ICQ contacts are seeing the red circle and "away" message. Is there ...
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Initiate a chat in Adium with Spotlight

On Linux I can use gnome-do to quickly initiate a chat in Pidgin with my friends by just typing their IM's usernames in gnome-do's search box then press Enter. Can Spotlight do the same ? I'm open to ...
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Adium: Show Invisible, but online, contacts in buddy list?

Is there a setting, plugin or extra that will make my Adium contact list include users who are online but set to "invisible"?
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Is it possible to sync Adium and Pidgin accounts settings?

I use Pidgin at my netbook (Windows) and work (again Windows) and sync their accounts settings using Dropbox (by syncing their .purple folder as described here). I want to have Adium on my Mac do the ...
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How do I remove Growl notifications for one contact only in Adium?

I've written a little script to pipe Twitter in and out of Jabber. I'm using Adium on OS X to get these messages: and I have it so when Adium is in the background, it pops up a Jabber notification. I ...
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Weird notification icon on Adium icon

What's the meaning of this icon that appears over the adium icon? It looks like corners of a black square (or four triangles) spinning around a circle. What's it trying to say?
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Set “Away” Status on Several Apps at Once

This question is slightly born out of laziness, but here goes anyway. I use the following apps on OSX: Skype Adium Linkinus On each, I have an automated status change that triggers after being ...
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Stable MSN messenger for mac?

I use Adium in my mac as a client for MSN messenger. (I have also tried the "official" live messenger for mac for a while but it had even worse issues than what I am experiencing with Adium). ...
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Adium last message?

I need to quickly send messages with a little variation in IRC (ie, irc commands). On windows/mirc, I can just click up and the chat input will fill with my previous message. I'm currently using ...
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Why did Growl stop working with Adium after I installed Google notifier?

Once I installed Gmail notifier, Growl stopped working with Adium. I don't know if it switched it off somewhere, or what. Either way, I've since uninstalled Gmail notifier and still no dice on Growl ...
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ICQ offline messages (do not show up)

I have a weird problem with offline messages: I use Adium on 2 Macs (home and office) and Beejive (iPhone) for connecting to ICQ and other protocols. When someone sends me an offline messages I ...
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Ignore messages from anyone not on my contact list

When I used Pidgin, it came with a plugin that would ignore all messages from people not on my contacts list. Is there an equivalent plugin for Adium?
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Adium says I have unread messages but I don't see them

I'm running Adium v 1.4b8 on Mac OS X 10.5.whatever and the dock icon shows that there are two alerts, however there aren't any authorization requests visible or anything showing up when I open the ...
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One-sided Conversations in Adium

When using Adium, sometimes someone will initiate a conversation with me, and while I can see the stuff they write to me, they don't see my responses. Closing the conversation window and starting a ...
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Can Adium sort the contact list by log size?

Is it possible (via a plugin or otherwise) to have Adium sort the contact list by how much I have interacted with each user?
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Mac: How can I have Adium reindex the chat logs for searching through the Chat Transcript Viewer window?

In Adium, When I go to the Chat Transcript Viewer window to search for stuff in the chat logs, it not always finds what I want. Is there an index file that I can delete to have it reindex the logs? ...
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Why would somebody who only uses msn messegner switch to something like adium?

People are always hounding about how everybody should use Pidgin or Adium or messenger-of-the-week 'x'. But why? For users who only use one or two services, is there any reason to switch?