The video effects in Apple's Photo Booth and iChat programs are popular and fun, but on some systems they may not show up properly.
iChat AV suffers some glitches in beta form but it shows major potential--at least while it's still free.
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Occasionally a situation arises where you need to transfer a file to someone but you have forgotten your external hard drive or burnable disc. In these situations, you can set up a private network and use iChat to easily transfer the file.
Apple's upcoming chat service for its iOS devices could end up as part of Apple's Mac OS X chat software as well, according to a new report.
iChat supports the option to record video chats, but on some MacBook Air systems users may find the Record Chat option is not available.
Users may experience an issue regarding the minimum width of a chat window in Mac OS X 10.6.2 Snow Leopard's iChat.
Despite having fast internet connections and the latest OS and hardware, iChat may chop and potentially crash.
Occasionally, people who use iChat's video chatting capabilities with an external camcorder may experience an issue where a continuous array of transitions and effects are applied to the chat window.
A French Web site, Mac4Ever, posted a short article claiming the Cupertino computer crafters are creating software for Mac OS X, presumably an update to iChat, that will allow desktop and notebook users to communicate via FaceTime with compatible iOS devices.
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