View Full Version : OK.. another computer question

12-27-2008, 08:45 AM
So last night I had FireFox freeze on me and I had to end the program now all that nonsense but another pop up showed up and it was something about plug-ins for AIM. I didn't really read it which was a mistake but I just clicked ok and ever since then my AIM won't sign on. It gets to the configuring stage and then it says Cannot Connect. I have re-installed the program. Reset all of the settings. Still nothing.

I'm stumped. :shrug:

12-27-2008, 09:18 AM
Uninstall AIM and use Pidgin.

Not trying to be a smart arse, but Pidgin really is awesome. Lower on resources, ad-free, etc.


12-27-2008, 09:22 AM
or trillian (www.ceruleanstudios.com). personally i love pidgin, but this latest version keeps crashing and doesnt save my log-in info.

12-27-2008, 09:30 AM
That works... now if I could only remember my PW to AIM.....

12-27-2008, 09:51 AM
Got it. Why it was the password that it was who knows... but whatever lol.

Thanks guys.

12-27-2008, 06:08 PM
or dump all of them and use Digsby. AWESOME Client!.....

12-28-2008, 06:40 PM
dan, your suggestion fails. digsby doesnt support chat.

12-28-2008, 06:41 PM
dan, your suggestion fails. digsby doesnt support chat. :insertfailstickerthatwedonothavebutsomeoneshouldm akeonesowecanhaveone:

Thats better.

12-28-2008, 06:44 PM
hmm, guess i'll have to go back to trillian until i can find something better

12-28-2008, 09:56 PM
I never did like Trillian. Nothing has come close to Pidgin for me.

12-29-2008, 12:50 PM
I am using the latest version of digsby and using it with chat...

12-29-2008, 01:02 PM
hmm, thats what i have. for some reason hoppy couldn't invite me yesterday, it said that the chat function was not supported.