I was looking out for Instant Messenger application that allows me to connect to multiple chat services at the same time so that I don't have to run too many messengers at a same time. Yes previously I knew about some open source multi protocol messengers but somehow the interface didn't satisfy me much. Now I've checked Pidgin and Miranda and both of them looks just fine. Pidgin has a kind of Web 2.0 look, smooth and simple interface. Lets take a moment to review these 2 clients.
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Lets take a look at their screen shots ..
Pidgin Buddy Window:
Miranda Buddy Window and Chat window:
Where to download?
How to Configure Pidgin to use Google-Talk?
Take a look below and change the username accordingly.
How to Configure Miranda to use Google-Talk?
Follow the picture…
Please Feel Free to share your experience.. from my point of view I found Miranda more exciting.