Connecting and Logging In
The first item in the main menu is 'Connect to Server'. Select it,
and the login dialogue will appear. (See below.)
Enter your user name, password, and messaging service, then click
- A Jabber identifier (JID) looks like an email address.
It consists of an user name, an 'at' mark, and a service name.
For example, the JID for the account in the uppper left photo
- For some reason, in order to connect to gmail.com, it's necessary
to enter the JID (firstname.lastname@example.org) in the User Name field.
(Notice red oval above.)
During testing, Merkuro was able to connect to gmail.com, livejournal.com,
jabber.org, and other Jabber services.