Nov 4, 2015
Chatting and IRC Software
The Instantbird Team
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For Mac OS X: Version 10.5 or later
|" A simple, customizable and powerful open-source instant messaging client that supports multiple transport protocols. "
Instantbird is a simple yet powerful instant messenger that will help you manage all your real-time communications. It is a cross-platform application therefore will work on all computer Windows, Mac OS X or Linux.
Instantbird's supported transport protocols are:
- Facebook Chat
- Google Talk
- Novell Groupwise
- Jabber (XMPP)
Additional protocol plugins can be installed as add-ons. Several other add-ons are also available to extend and personalize Instandbird and are categorized into dictionaries and language packs, emoticons, message styles, security, theme, usability, developers and plugins.
- Connect to multiple accounts from any supported protocols simultaneously
- Multi-user chats
- Integrated with easy-to-use and clutter-free user interface
- Contact the same person several ways; just drop a contact onto another
- Open-source and free thus you don't have to pay to use it and no ads or annoying promotions
- Can be installed without admin privileges
- Conversations are grouped in tabs allowing you to drag to reorder them or move a conversation into a new window
- Available in 13 major languages.
By default, Instantbird creates logs of conversations and chats. You can enable or disable this feature on the 'Privacy' pane in the 'Options' menu.
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