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Photo Booth and iChat video effects not showing

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.

By December 12, 2011


Apple iChat AV

iChat AV suffers some glitches in beta form but it shows major potential--at least while it's still free.

By July 1, 2003

3.5 stars Editors' rating July 1, 2003

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How to use iChat and AirPort to easily transfer files without Internet or external drives

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.

By May 19, 2011


Apple's iMessage protocol headed to iChat?

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.

By September 14, 2011


iChat video recording not available on latest MacBook Air

iChat supports the option to record video chats, but on some MacBook Air systems users may find the Record Chat option is not available.

By January 27, 2011


Snow Leopard: iChat restricting minimum chat window width

Users may experience an issue regarding the minimum width of a chat window in Mac OS X 10.6.2 Snow Leopard's iChat.

By November 20, 2009


iChat dropping sound, chopping video, or crashing?

Despite having fast internet connections and the latest OS and hardware, iChat may chop and potentially crash.

By October 26, 2009


iChat using random transitions when using external camera as Web cam

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.

By May 18, 2009


Apple's FaceTime on Mac OS X, Windows

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.

By September 10, 2010


iChat options greyed out

iChat options greyed out

By November 17, 2008