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post #11 of 28
I use Windows Live but if I'm at school, I have google chrome running and use IMO. - https://imo.im/
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post #12 of 28
trillian it does them all, nearly.
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post #13 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post
I can't believe nobody has stated this yet....

Grab XFire. It supports AIM, YIM, MSN, Google Chat, Twitter, and XFire clients. Plus you can just Scroll Lock + X to it while in game, just like Steam....but a different interface is all.
I wish it had Steam!
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post #14 of 28
I usually use Trillian for PC and Adium for Mac, they're both great multi-IM clients.
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post #15 of 28
just tried Xfire, it sucks. Uninstalled after 5 minutes lawl.

probably wins the ugliest messenger award, even the skins/themes are ugly. I'll stick with Steam.
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post #16 of 28
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sequencius View Post
just tried Xfire, it sucks. Uninstalled after 5 minutes lawl.

probably wins the ugliest messenger award, even the skins/themes are ugly. I'll stick with Steam.
I'll pass on that then. It was ugly when I tried it about 2 years ago aswell.

Also you 2 that are recommending Trillian...!

As for everyone else - thanks for the input!
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post #17 of 28
Quote:
Originally Posted by sequencius View Post
just tried Xfire, it sucks. Uninstalled after 5 minutes lawl.

probably wins the ugliest messenger award, even the skins/themes are ugly. I'll stick with Steam.


I'll take function over looks any day .
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post #18 of 28
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by pioneerisloud View Post


I'll take function over looks any day .
I wont

I'm pretty awkward when it comes to UIs. I love a sleek design.
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post #19 of 28
Dude Trillian, they take away some features after like 30 days if you don't pay or something right? I remember that being the reason why I uninstalled it.
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post #20 of 28
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Quote:
Originally Posted by sequencius View Post
Dude Trillian, they take away some features after like 30 days if you don't pay or something right? I remember that being the reason why I uninstalled it.
Only the customisable theme colours as far as I can tell.
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