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Jabber or XMPP is an opensource xml-based IM protocol used in such popular applications as GTalk and Facebook-chat.

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Bat file to exit an application delete files and folders from %temp% and Cisco jabber folders , flush dns cache

I need help with code for .bat file should do following operations: Exit Cisco Jabber application. Delete files and folders from following locations: %userprofile%\AppData\Roaming\Cisco\Unified ...
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What to choose: mod_mam or mod_offline for ejabberd?

What is the difference between mod_mam or mod_offline for ejabberd server? I tested mod_mam and found it usable.
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Useful XMPP chat notifications in Pidgin

I'm using XMPP chat rooms at work via Pidgin for team chat. I'm used to Slack, but we haven't fully switched over as of yet. Pidgin doesn't seem to be set up to allow useful persistent chat ...
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cisco jabber "pull down" menu at top of window

cisco jabber 11.8.4 there is a supremely annoying widget that jabber places along the top of my screen. it can be slid left or right. no matter where i slide it, it is always in the way of something, ...
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On OpenFire, why are buddies' requests for authorization not coming through?

On Ubuntu 16.04 (DigitalOcean), I installed OpenFire 4.2.1. So far, I have not yet set up SSL but I have been able to: Connect to the web admin console from home Create some users Use Miranda IM ...
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When is an authorization request in Jabber purged?

I've sent an authorization request in Jabber but got no answer. I suppose that the request lives for a while on the Jabber server where I have registered my account or on the Jabber server where the ...
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What is "Priority" and "Resource" in XMPP?

I don´t know if those are the names in english, but it spanish is "Prioridad" and "Recurso". I see this when I want to configure an XMPP client. In "Priority" I see that I have to put a number, and I ...
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How to link Facebook Messenger to the Mac OS built-in Messages App in 2016?

Before last year, we can receive Facebook Messenger messages in the Messages app via Jabber, which is super convenient. However Facebook does not provide Jabber API anymore. I am wondering whether ...
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ejabberd : federating with yahoo error 404

After I installed ejabberd I am able to federate with google, but I can not federate with yahoo and AIM ... I wounder if someone can show me the way.
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Is there a way to sync my chats across sessions while using prosody?

I am trying to setup my own prosody severer. I am using two clients (Pidgen/WinX and Xabber/Android). I am noticing that messages that I send to a contact appear only in that session. While replies ...
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How can I connect Pidgin to Google Hangouts?

I've followed several Howto's with no success. Do I need a special type of account perhaps? I did turn on access for less secure apps. Is there a waiting period for Hangouts after creating a new ...
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How to setup redundant ejabberd servers?

I currently have an ejabberd server running at domain A. It has a bunch of users with accounts like xyz@A. I want to setup alternative servers so that if A is down, clients can transparently use ...
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Show presence information in Outlook 2013 from lync instead of jabber

I use lync messaging and it integrates with Outlook to show the presence information. But, since I installed jabber, outlook is now showing presence info from jabber. How do I change this back to lync?...
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XMPP message carbon: retrieve carbon messages after becoming online?

Suppose I have 2 devices, laptop and phone, both of which have an XMPP client with message carbon (XEP 0280) feature enabled. The server also has the message carbon feature. If both of my devices are ...
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How to get all the users in xmpp / ejabber using ruby on rails?

I know how get users from console but i do not know how to write its Ruby code so I can get all the users in my website. Get all registered users: sudo ejabberdctl registered_users domain_name Get ...
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Can I turn one gtalk account into invsible and leave other visible in pidgin?

I'm currently using pidgin with multiply gtalk accounts and I want for part of my account to be in invisible mode while leaving other into visible one. Is it possible to do with pidgin?
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How to test openfire with spark?

I have installed openfire and running on 127.0.0.1:9090. i have created a user through admin console (username=hr, password = xxx) . now i'm trying to login through spark desktop client. I'm getting ...
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Hang on jabber-connect in emacs

I use jabber.el to connect to my work chat server from within emacs. This was working until recently, but now when I run jabber-connect it hangs after prompting for my JID. Emacs locks up until I ...
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Is it possible to talk to AIM users with any Jabber client via any jabber account?

Are the network and protocol fully and unqualifiedly interoperable? If so, how do you do it? Just screen-name@aol.com? Or @aim.com? I'm aware that it's possible with gmail, but I want to know if this ...
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Fail to connect to Jabber with external IP

I set up my own encrypted Jabber chat. I use prosody for this. When I use localhost or the internal IP address, I get connected without problems. But whenever I use my dynamic but up-to-date, external ...
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Bridging two different Jabber MUC's

I am a webmaster of a gaming clan. We have a Jabber powered MUC inside the game, and we have another MUC that came with our website. I was wondering if there is anyway to link them so we could have a ...
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How do I connect a 3rd party XMPP client to Cisco's Jabber Video?

Cisco's Jabber Video client does not support Linux. I would like to connect to the rest of my company's users with a 3rd party XMPP client like Pidgin. Is this possible? The setup terminology is ...
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How to open Windows Jabber client to a particular endpoint [closed]

How can Pidgin be started with a chat window already opened to talk to a certain client? Our goal is to open Jabber chat from a Contact list web application. Something like: pidgin.exe -talkto:...
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Is it still possible to connect to Yahoo XMPP transports?

I am not able to connect to Yahoo XMPP (jabber) transports. The error message reads 'Account locked: You have been logging in too frequently. Wait a few minutes before trying to connect again. ...
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Google Chrome and jabber connection

I just see in netstat output that Google Chrome established jabber connection to Google IPs. Anybody have ideas why? GMail chat is off. root@debian:~# netstat -tnp Active Internet connections (w/o ...
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ejabberd runs on command, but not via service / ejabberdctl

I have ejabberd set up, and if I run ejabberd via command line, it executes fine, I can connect, chat with other people, etc. When I run service ejabberd start everything executes properly, but ...
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How to use MCabber (a Jabber client) with Google Enterprise Account?

My company has signed up with Google Apps for Business so I have a Gmail address of the form myname@mycompany.com. I use MCabber as a chat client and am unable to connect using my working mcabberrc ...
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How to unblock jabber on TI ADSL router with iptables

I have old but reliable Texas Instruments ADSL router. Board AR7RD; BUILD=061005; VERSION=3.7.1 If that matters... One thing that bothers me is that it somehow blocking my jabber (Pidgin ...
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can't connect to google talk using jabber.el

I'm trying to set up my Google talk on jabber.el to chat from Emacs. My Emacs version is 24.2.1 and jabber.el version is 0.8.0 (at least, this is what jabber-info tells me). My configuration is: ...
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How can I get Skype-like shared history among all clients using Jabber?

Skype does this neat thing where it sends the same history (event log, message log) to all clients connected to that account. This results in exactly the same chat log on all clients, even containing ...
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Command line jabber chat clients for windows?

I only use Google Talk, and was wondering if there were any jabber command line clients for windows? I prefer command-line as I use it a lot on a day to day basis, and it seems much easier. The client ...
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Can XMPP/Jabber support editing of messages and offline message like in Skype?

I've got used to edit about 30% of my messages in Skype. Also I expect my messages to be delivered in the end independently of whether the peer is online now or not (i.e. eventually the message will ...
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Set XMPP connect server on bitlbee

I have a Jabber (XMPP) account. I'm trying to set it up with Bitlbee, IRC to IM gateway. Let's say, it is called user@foo.com. However the connect server is located at bar.org. In Pidgin, when you ...
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Using Google Talk with a non-apps, non-gmail Google account

I created a Google account with an existing e-mail address from a domain that is NOT hosted by Google. This address is not on an Apps domain and has no gmail service of any kind. Still I am able to ...
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Why doesn't Join a Conference show up under my Gmail account in Trillian?

I read that Trillian supports the XMPP Conference feature and there is supposed to be a "Join a Conference" option when I click my account icon. But when I click my Gmail icon, I don't see it. I ...
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XMPP/Jabber web client supporting conversation logging?

I have an XMPP/Jabber account on www.autistici.org (they uses ejabberd). They don't log conversations on their server as GTalk does. I need to use my Jabber account from a web interface hosted on my ...
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Facebook on Jabber

I am using a XMPP client to connect to facebook (Apple Messages), and I find that not all messages make it to my client. Many get lost on the way. Am I the only one with this experience? Is there a ...
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Showing protocol specific mini icons for Jabber/XMPP gateway contacts

Since a short while I'm using Ubuntu Oneiric Ocelot (11.10) with gnome-shell (Gnome 3) and I'm trying to get accustomed to the default Empathy Instant Messaging client. I'm using a gateway service on ...
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How to select a NIC for Jabber server to use

There are two NICs available in my environment, and Jabber server defaults to the one I use for my Intranet connection. I can't find any configuration option to change that, so the only way I can ...
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Syncronize accounts with different JIDs(resource)

I want to sync my jabber accounts to use it in Pidgin in different PCs. Now I do it by symlink to Dropbox folder. It works as it should. But now I want to use differnet resources on jabber accounts, ...
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Jabber group chat history - receive all offline messages

I want to receive all Jabber messages that were written while I was offline, like in Skype. It's not exactly ALL messages to be honest, it's somewhat like month but it is enough. For now I receive ...
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scriptable/non curses IM clients

Just something I've been curious about. I've been messing a fair bit with some of my own scripts, and in some cases, getting sent an IM would be useful to let me know when a task is done. So, here's ...
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How to telnet into facebook chat

I was able to use facebook chat with an external application using the following information: First, find your Facebook username by going to http://www.facebook.com/your_user/. Next, Open ...
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Command line Jabber client

Does anyone know of a command line jabber client that would run in OS X in the terminal?
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How to add a Jabber contact to gtalk?

HI there, I thought it is trival, but I could not get it to work even with loads of googling. So, how do I add an jabber contact to my gtalk contact list? I tried in psi, pidgon and gmail, but the ...
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Connect another jabber to Gmail chat

I have a jabber account except Gmail. Is there any way to connect it to Gmail chat?
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Error installing Jabber server on Ubuntu 10.04

I am having some issues trying to setup a Jabber server on Ubuntu 10.04 root@li240-199:/home/ioudas/jabberd14-1.6.1.1# apt-get install jabber Reading package lists... Done Building dependency tree ...
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How to get a password from gnome-keyring

I have recently forgotten password for my jabber account, which doesn't have any simple way to reset it (e-mail only). I have this password stored however on gajim on one of computers I use (I have ...
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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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Jabber: Logging user status changes

Does anyone know of a Jabber client that will allow you to log the times that users in your contact list change their status, and what those status changes are?
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