Connecting to MS Live Communicator

Asked by Jeff Rash on 2007-05-15

How do I connect Gaim to my companies Microsoft Live Communications Server? Is there a plug in, is it native, or can it be done?

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Markus Thielmann
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Best Markus Thielmann (thielmann) said : #1

There's a project called "Sipe" ( who offers a pidgin plugin. I'm unaware if it runs with Feistys Gaim Beta6, nor do I know if it runs stable on Pidgin 2. But you might give it a try. Maybe we'll see that plugin in Gutsy.

Jeff Rash (jeffrash) said : #2

Thanks Markus Thielmann, that solved my question.

Jeff Rash (jeffrash) said : #3

Thanks for the help. I installed to plug-in however I haven't been able to get it to work yet. I'll keep trying and let you know how it turns out.