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AIM alternatives (gaim or trillian?)
    #2578914 - 04/19/04 07:14 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

which do you prefer and why?

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Re: AIM alternatives (gaim or trillian?) [Re: ]
    #2579737 - 04/19/04 10:37 PM (14 years, 1 month ago)

I liked gaim because it is open-source, but I stopped using it in favor of trillian pro because gaim (for whatever reason) didnt allow me to send pictures via aim and it also seemed buggy. I think it has alot of potential, however - perhaps in future builds, things will work much smoother. Perhaps others have had better luck with gaim.

trillian runs very well. It features skinning, games with buddies, plug-ins, and secure chat (with other trillian users). The downside is it costs money (at the least the pro does - I didnt like the free version that much - very crippled - but it does the multi-protocol thing quite well). trillian file transfer is very buggy though.

I have heard good things about http://www.miranda-im.org/ but havent tried it.

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