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Geek Tip: Adding Video and Audio to Adium

If you prefer using Adium as your all-in-one messaging application, you'll be happy to hear that there is now a plug-in that integrates video and audio chat into this IM client. The freeware MeBeam plug-in lets you start chatting with you contacts immediately by video when you click "Initiate MeBeam Videochat." According to lifehacker, Adium will create a web-based chatroom and send the URL to your contacts, who don't need the plug-in themselves. Not the greatest quality since it's still fairly new, but you can have up to fifteen people in a multiuser videochat, which is really neat.

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geohiker geohiker 9 years
could be interesting!
mrskrismendoza mrskrismendoza 9 years
I never heard of that IM. Sounds cool.
hkdkat hkdkat 9 years
I installed it and then found some problems occurring w/Adium so on the next update I disabled it...not sure how to enable it now! Anyone know?
gaelgirl gaelgirl 9 years
is this compatable w/ people who don't have adium? my friend & i usually switch to ichat for video b/c he doesn't have adium.
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