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Geek Tip: Stay Tuned for Trillian for Mac Users

For those of you who are eagerly anticipating the release of Trillian for Macs, Cerulean Studios has just announced that it is in the process of developing a Mac OS X port for its software. Discussed on Mashable, Trillian for Macs will include all the features from the Windows, Flash and iPhone versions— allowing a user to load one program for multiple IM chat clients. So for those of you who want a change from Adium, Trillian may be your answer. Trillian for Macs is set to be released in the upcoming months when the user interface improves. Do you know a great shortcut or tip you think geeksugar readers should know? Share it in our 'How To' Help - Guide To All Things Geeky group,

I know that this long list looks scary, but trust me, once you get the hang of it, it'll be a snap the second time around.

  1. First of all, join the 'How To' Help - Guide To All Things Geeky
  2. Click "Create and Share!" on the left hand side
  3. Choose "Blog"
  4. Give your photo a Title
  5. Leave the category as "general"
  6. Change the channel to "technology and gadgets"
  7. Add keyword(s) (for example mine for this photo was "Geek tip")
  8. Click on the "Add Image" link below the "body" box
  9. A popup window will happen - click on "Browse" to find your image on your computer
  10. Once you have the image chosen, click "Submit"
  11. The popup will show you your image, choose size: "normal" - if you want, you can give it a title (which will show up as a caption)
  12. Click "Insert" and the popup will go away
  13. Your "body" box will now have some text in it. Leave it as is. If you want to add some text before the picture telling me why you think this person is geeky, do it before the code that has appeared.
  14. Click Submit

So join the 'How To' Help - Guide To All Things Geeky and start sharing your favorite tips! Your tricks just might end up on the geeksugar homepage!

Join The Conversation
lolabella lolabella 9 years
i use trillan astra on my PC and proteus on my mac. i'm THRILLED that trillian is going to be available for macs soon. however, i do love proteus, and am really bummed that they are not developing it anymore. :(
Performita Performita 9 years
in stead of looking for multi -protocol chat clients I turn all my friends to AIM so I can use iChat all the time :D Even people who use PCs have aim, and I have them on my list. But of course first I have to make them start use AIM for chatting with me. For switching them from MSN to AIM I use Adium :D
Leopardcc Leopardcc 9 years
cbombnewell cbombnewell 9 years
i wants
horcruxes horcruxes 9 years
i'm kinda used to adium now. i'm not sure i'd be able to handle the switch back to trillian. trillian is a little late with this one.
Nitrobezene Nitrobezene 9 years
That looks really cool and I'd probably use it. Now I want it.
jason jason 9 years
looking forward to trying it. i use adium for yahoo and google, but there's no video, which is why i still use ichat av. does anyone know if trillian will support video?
elizabethsosewn elizabethsosewn 9 years
yeah I'm in love with adium. All the xtras and fun stuff. I can add all the zelda sounds bites, images, and settings i want.
hkdkat hkdkat 9 years
Awesome! I love trillian but I am going to be getting a mac book pro once leopard is released so I was thinking I was going to miss trillian on the mac side. My bf uses adium though and really likes it so we'll see...I might use one messenger on my mac side and one on the windows side!
jdots24 jdots24 9 years
This is neat. I like trillian on my PC but they have a long way to go to catch up with Adium for Mac.
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