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I'm looking for a new IM service, can anyone help me?

by kinsella01 / January 4, 2007 9:31 AM PST

I had AIM, but i want to get a different IM client, all my friend have AIM and i don't want to leave them behind, does anyone know a IM client that can talk to AIM users besides AIM?

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by benanzo / January 4, 2007 9:32 AM PST
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Alternative IM clients
by Deiailis / January 4, 2007 10:20 AM PST

I'll assume that you're using a Windows computer. Gaim is an excellent client for chatting across multiple networks. Here are some others:


Miranda IM:

Miranda IM and Gaim are open-source software, whereas Trillian is proprietary.

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by Hiedran / January 5, 2007 5:42 AM PST
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I know the original poster uses AIM, which means probably Windows, but if you're on a Mac Adium is an excellent cross-network client.

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by Oakraidr / January 5, 2007 6:07 AM PST

GAIM is the best so far

But I still use Trillian on one of my computers.
\reminds self to change to GAIM

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