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Old 06-07-2003, 01:03 PM   #1
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gaim


when i try to sign on with my msn account( ive added the plugin) it says authentication failed. ive tried lots of things anybody know why it is doing this?
 
Old 06-07-2003, 01:04 PM   #2
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wrong passwords normally... you are using the right protocol for each account i take it? and using the newest version? 0.64 i think is the newest.
 
Old 06-07-2003, 01:10 PM   #3
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ya is the most current version and the password is correct
 
Old 06-07-2003, 02:06 PM   #4
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That's odd... Well, just to make sure:

Screen name = <your e-mail adress>
Password = <your password>
Alias = <any alias you choose>

Many peoples mix up the screen name with alias...
 
Old 06-07-2003, 02:59 PM   #5
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I have the same prob with gaim in red hat 8.0 and my password right.
 
Old 06-07-2003, 05:16 PM   #6
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I cannot think about anything helpful, but... Try to delete de folder ./gaim from your /home directory and run gaim again. It will "re-create" a new gaim profile. Well, that's what I do with programs that does not work properly, I always delete the ./<file name> and see what happens...

Good Luck!!!
 
Old 06-07-2003, 05:46 PM   #7
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I try that didn't work.I get this error message.


hdcmodemjammer is sigh off



I sign it and i get that.


 
Old 06-07-2003, 09:10 PM   #8
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i still get my error message
 
Old 06-07-2003, 09:32 PM   #9
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This might sound overly simplistic but when I had a similar problem I discovered I had not completed some of the needed info, i.e., the complete email address: whoever@hotmail.com or whoever@msn.com
 
  


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