View Full Version : [ubuntu] Instence messanger that supports webcam

February 17th, 2009, 02:14 PM
i want a instence messager that can support webcam and i use my hotmail addy can someone get me a nice easy way of installing it on linux ubunto 8.10 i do have pidgin but it does not support webcam. i tried wine its not on there

it has to be easy to install beacuse im not great with all the techical mumbo jumbo:lolflag:

February 17th, 2009, 03:33 PM
Hi, try amsn
its in the repos, so installing should be easy:

System->Administration->Synaptic Package Manager
there search for amsn


February 17th, 2009, 03:51 PM
i've installed it but it comes up saying error conneting to sever: connetion refused

February 17th, 2009, 06:16 PM
Are you behind a firewall? how do you connect to internet?
how you managed to make pidgin connect?

February 17th, 2009, 06:19 PM
yeah pidgin works fine
and if i am i dont no about it lol
and internet works perfeclty

February 17th, 2009, 06:43 PM
The only way to go is amsn if you want webcam

February 17th, 2009, 06:58 PM
i no i got amsn but it wont connet but pidgin works fine but doesnt have cam