Set up your Hipmob account in Adium, in 4 easy steps:
- Go to the "Adium" menu, select "Preferences", and select the "Accounts" tab
- In the bottom-left of the window, select the "+" sign ("Add New Accounts")
- For "Account Type", select "XMPP"
For "Username", enter your Hipmob login credentials. It will be in the format: firstname.lastname@example.org. Once you enter your password, press "OK". DO NOT SELECT "REGISTER NEW ACCOUNT"
For "Password", enter the same password you use, to log into Hipmob.com
You'll be logged in to Adium with your Hipmob account. From here, all users who are currently in the chat section of your app, will appear in your buddy list, and you can initiate chats from there. When they start a chat with you, an Adium chat window will just pop open.