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Using Off-The-Record and Trillian Astra together

Does anyone know how to use Off-the-Record (OTR) with Trillian Astra? I've found the OTR for Trillian plugin here: http://trillianotr.kittyfox.net/ For the most part, it works and I can use OTR for ...
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Windows Live Hotmail contacts in Google Talk or Gmail Chat?

Directly from Gmail's integrated chat feature, is it possible to chat with Windows Live Hotmail contacts? I already added them, of course, but they don't show up in the chat thing. I googled it and ...
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Unable to find a disable button for pop-up bubbles in Skype 2.8.0.851

I'm still using 2.8.0.722 on my Mac while a friend has upgraded to 2.8.0.851. The newer version on her computer has pop-up bubbles for every chat message when the chat window is minimized. Neither of ...
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Good Video chatting application

Skype eats too much CPU while video chatting (about 100%). I am not sure it's due to the camera driver or Skype. What is a light resource drain video chatting application, please? OS: Windows XP SP3. ...
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Secure video chat program as an alternative to Skype [closed]

I'm looking for something similar to skype but basically just for me to video chat with my girlfriend. Skype has been kind of buggy lately with its recent iterations and doesn't seem to be progressing ...
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Store Google Chat History

I don't use Google Talk. When I am checking my mails in GMail, I use the built-in chat mechanism. I want to store the chat history. Is there any way to record the history in the background while I am ...
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Open source chat protocol that handles voice & video?

I'm looking for a chat protocol which: Has easy to use clients which will run on both Windows and Linux. Has a server which I can run myself on Linux (preferably easy to set up). Supports duplexed ...
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Talk on multiple IRC channels at once?

I seem to remember, back in '91 or so, that the console-based IRCII implemention on the Solaris box that first got me on the net would let me /Join multiple channels on a given network such that, as ...
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Service or tool for storing all IM chat

I normally use different IM applications (Pidgin, Digsby, MSN etc.) on several computers. Is there some tool or web application for storing the chat logs online and that allows searching through them? ...
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How to use Google Talk video chat on Redhat?

Is there some way? This page says its not possible 'normally'. Is there a workaround for this?
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Merge two Skype chat archives

I have two computers – both of them are Windows XP SP3 32-bit and running the same version of Skype and login with the same account. How can I merge the chat histories of these two accounts into one ...
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Apple iChat & MobileMe & GTalk

I am signed into iChat with my Mobile Me account, Is there a way to add google talk contacts to the account and chat through iChat?
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XChat alternative on windows?

I have been using xchat for years, but lately it hangs all the time ( i'm using silverex.org builds ). So i need a temporary alternative. Something with multiple server support. Oh .. and no , i ...
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Audio and video chat in Google talk

I use Google talk for chatting with other gmail users. Is there a way tha I can use audio and video in Google talk as well so that they can see my picture and hear my voice?
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what video technology does mixergy.com use for its interviews?

I know it is Mac-based but I have not been able to find it in my Mac. An example of a video chat taken with "the technology" is available in this link: http://mixergy.com/amy-jo-kim/
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The cause and solution in unclear ym photo sharing

Is it because of slow internet connection that the image shared on the other side is unclear and only shows pixels. Any solution to this problem?
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What IRC client do there exist for Windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: What IRC client do you use on Windows? I am new to IRC chat. What IRC client do exist for Windows (Vista)?
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Small footprint chat app

When I run Digsby it takes up 140MB of memory. When I run MS-Messenger it takes 50MB of memory. Is there a multipurpose chat app which takes < 10MB Memory. This is a big pet peeve of mine.
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Chatbox/shoutbox/forum with the following features [closed]

I would like to set up a simple forum for a small number of users. The features I would like are the following, in order of priority: logging on not compulsory for posting. A single thread. All the ...
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Configure Google Voice SMS with Digsby IM

I want to be able to view my google voice sms messages as an IM service in Digsby. I can easily create an email, and set up email filters and forwarding, but that is not the solution I am looking for. ...
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How do I export the history of Skype?

Is it possible to export Skype v4 chat history into some readable plain-text format? (.txt, .xml, .html) Alternatively, is it possible to backup/restore skype chat history? (I wouldn't mind backup to ...
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What program to use to store my chat history online?

What is the best program to store chat history online ? I tried Dexrex, but I dont think it works correctly. IM-History is also now history... Anymore?
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Video chat software for Ubuntu

Is there any video/audio chat program available for Ubuntu 9.4 apart from Skype ?
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How safe is chatting in iGoogle?

How safe is chatting in iGoogle - Chat in office? I am chatting over HTTPS.
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Microsoft Office Communicator (MOC) chat history?

How can I access Microsoft Office Communicator chat history? It looks like the only built-in way to do this is to use Microsoft Exchange server -- is there any other way to do this?
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Simple Local Network Chat Program

I'm looking for a chat program that I can run on my corporate workstation that does not need to go outside of the firewall to operate. All communication should be limited to the same subnet ideally ...
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LAN messenger for Windows with features like Google Talk [closed]

Currently we are using Google Talk as messenger at our work place. Now we are supposed to replace it with some LAN based messenger. It should have at least following features chatting ( if logs are ...
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Alternate Client for Cisco Unified Personal Communicator protocol

At work we have an in-house chat system using CUPC. Does anyone else out there use this? There are a few things I do not like about this client: Where's the chat log? If I close the window, I have ...
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Skype file download in chat: “The file isn't available yet”

When receiving files via Skype chat, it sometimes says (for quite some time) "the file isn't available yet" (while the icon and filename are already shown). What does this mean? The download does ...
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Chat client which supports Voice Chat for Google and Yahoo

Which chat client support voice chat for both Yahoo and Google.
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Hidden Features of Gtalk [closed]

I like gtalk as chat client , it's fast, it works. <3 - Type this we can Heart Symbol What other gtalk tips have you got?
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Sending screen feed as camera output?

Basically I'm looking for a way to send my screen feed over a video chat rather than the webcam feed itself. For Example: During a Skype Video Call, I would be showing the other party a realtime ...
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3answers
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Looking for an easier Skype video chat alternative [closed]

Is there any software 'easier to use' than Skype - ie to get a video conversation going you have to turn on the computer, make sure the speakers are turned on, make sure the web cam is connected, make ...