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Old 05-16-2008, 05:03 AM   #1
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Office Communicator on Linux??


I have been using M$ Office Communicator 2005 on my Windows Box.For last two months I have been using Evolution So Compltly wanna shift to Linux Platform.But One thing goes missing is Office Communicator?

Any Alternative for Linux ???
 
Old 05-16-2008, 06:08 AM   #2
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It depends on what you want from it. One of 'instant messaging (IM), voice over Internet protocol (VoIP) and videoconferencing.'

I would use ekiga for VoIP/Videoconferencing or there are other alternatives like Wengophone, etc.

For instant messaging you can use pidgin, kopette, etc.

Search for more here:
http://freshmeat.net/

Note that M$ 'Office Communicator uses a proprietary instant messaging protocol. It may not be usable with non-Microsoft instant messaging clients'

source:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Microso...e_Communicator
 
  


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