Where can I find a list of public JABBER servers ?

http://xmpp.net/

 

How to create an account ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch New command.

Launch Predefined command.

Select your server if exists.

. If your server is in the predefined server list:

Enter your credentials:

Launch Accounts command.

Identifier: your identifier

Password: ****

. if your Jabber IM identifier is « bj@jabber.org »

Your identifier is bj

. If your server is not in the predefined server list:

 

First tab:

Identifier: your identifier

Password: ****

Domain: server.xxx

if your Jabber IM identifier is « bj@jabber.org »

Your identifier is bj

Your domain is jabber.org

 

Second tab:

Host name: the server name (usually server.xxx)

Your host name is jabber.org

Optionally set Account identifier value. (Default value will be your Jabber ID).

Launch Record or Set as default command.

Select Jabber IM screen.

Select roster tab.

Launch Connection command.

 

What is the default account ?

This is the account used to forward text message or multimedia content received by the other services (Twitter, Mail, Bluetooth).

If you have set up only one account, this account is the default account.

 

How to setup an account to connect to the TOR net (Android version only)?

First of all, Orbot must be installed and running when you ll connect to the account tagged with TOR connection.

Orbot on the play store:

https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=org.torproject.android

Go to Jabber SettingsAccounts

Select the account you want to connect to TOR net in the accounts list.

Select the fifth tab.

Check Use TOR

Launch Record command.

 

How to automatically connect to the default account on start up ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Check Connect on startup

 

What is the « Archive contacts » option in the account editor screen ?

BLUEJABB provides an internal contact archive.

If Archive contacts is checked, all your Jabber IM contacts for this account will be automatically archived on the connection if they don’t already exist.

In all case, you can manually archive a contact later.

 

How to set automatic reconnection after a connection break ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account you want to change.

Select third tab.

Check Automatic reconnection

 

How to disable the file transfer acknowledge ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account you want to change.

Select third tab.

Uncheck File transfer acknowledge

 

How to set a default initial status for an account ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account you want to change.

Select fourth tab.

Select your Status and the associated Text

 

How to set a log out message for an account (I.e when a disconnect ) ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account you want to change.

Select fourth tab.

Set On Logout Message value.

 

How to publish my location when I connect ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account you want to change.

Select second tab.

Check Publish my location on connect

 

What are the file transfer strategies ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the account you want to change.

Select sixth tab.

BLUEJABB provides several strategies in order to transfer files.

. Don’t use proxy (IBB): The client on the other side must be a true Jabber XMPP client and must implement IBB file transfer protocol.

For changing IBB file transfer speed, set Buffer size factor value. Default value is 1 (4096 bytes)

. Useproxy provided by server and User-defined proxy (Socks Bytes Stream):

The client on the other side must be a true Jabber XMPP client and must implement OBB file transfer protocol.

For user-defined proxy, you must set the proxy identifier.

For proxy provided by server, the server must provide a proxy server.

. Dropbox service upload

This is the most reliable strategy.

You must have set a DropBox account. See How to set up a DropBox account ?

The content will not be public. The content link is sent to the contact.

. Twitter upload services

You must have set a valid Twitter account.

The content can be public. The content link is sent to the contact.

Each time you want to send a file to a contact, BLUEJABB ask you to choose a file transfer strategy if

Always ask for strategy for send file is checked.

PS: BLUEJABB is a true XMPP client and implements IBB and OBB file transfer protocols.

 

How to hide server errors ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Uncheck Display server errors

 

How to display full JID (user@domain) in the header bar ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Uncheck Truncate identifier in header bar

Launch Ok command.

 

How to automatically accept presence subscriptions ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Uncheck Interactive presence subscription

 

How to put your notifiable contacts in the online group is the roster screen (Nimbuzz account only) ?

First of all, notifiable presence status is only available for a nimbuzz account.

A contact is notifiable when his Nimbuzz application is running in background.

By default, Bluejabb put notifiable contacts in offline group marked by a orange icon with a black exclamation mark inside.

In order to put notifiable contacts in online group:

Go to Jabber SettingsMiscellaneous

Check Notifiable as online

Launch Record command

 

How to be notified of a contact connection or a contact presence status change ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Notification command.

Select first tab.

You can set presence status change notification parameters for V.I.P contacts or for standard contacts.

Set Alert display type, Sound type and Effects value.

For Android and Blackberry versions, check System background notification if you want to be notified when BLUEJABB is hidden.

For Android version, notification parameters will be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden.

For Blackberry version, notification parameters wont be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden. These notification parameters can be set in your system notifications profile.

 

How to be notified of a conversation message reception ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Notification command.

Select second tab.

You can set conversation message reception notification parameter for V.I.P contacts or for standard contacts.

Set Alert display type, Sound type and Effects value.

For Android and Blackberry versions, check System background notification if you want to be notified when BLUEJABB is hidden.

For Android version, notification parameters will be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden.

For Blackberry version, notification parameters wont be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden. These notification parameters can be set in your system notifications profile.

To set a contact as a V.I.P contact see How to set a contact as a V.I.P contact ?

 

How to set the app directly in edition mode in order to reply to a conversation message reception ?

Go to Jabber SettingsChats

Check Editing mode on new chat message.

Launch Record command.

 

How to be notified of a attention (nudge or buzz) message reception ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Select fourth tab.

You can set attention message reception notification parameter for V.I.P contacts or for standard contacts.

Set Alert display type, Sound type and effects value.

For Android and Blackberry versions, check System background notification if you want to be notified when BLUEJABB is hidden.

For Android version, notification parameters will be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden.

For Blackberry version, notification parameters wont be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden. These notification parameters can be set in your system notifications profile.

To set a contact as a V.I.P contact see How to set a contact as a V.I.P contact ?

 

How to set the focus to the input text zone in conversation/chat room/IRC channel tab in standard screen mode (I.e not touch screen mode) ?

Press the shortcut focus key

See How to set the shortcut focus key ?

 

How to set the focus to the group combo box in roster screen in standard screen mode (I.e not touch screen mode) ?

Press the shortcut focus key

See How to set the shortcut focus key ?

 

How to be notified of a simple message reception ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Notification command.

Select third tab.

You can set simple message reception notification parameter for V.I.P contacts or for standard contacts.

Set Alert display type, Sound type and Effects value.

For Android and Blackberry versions, check System background notification if you want to be notified when BLUEJABB is hidden.

For Android version, notification parameters will be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden.

For Blackberry version, notification parameters wont be the same as the notification parameters when BLUEJABB is not hidden. These notification parameters can be set in your system notifications profile.

To set a contact as a V.I.P contact see How to set a contact as a V.I.P contact ?

 

How to be notified of a conversation message reception even if the contact is not V.I.P ?

In the conversation tab you want to set as V.I.P:

Launch Other command.

Launch Set chat as V.I.P command.

 

How to set a contact as a bot contact ?

For a bot contact, chat states functionality is automatically disabled.

The contact you want to set as a Bot contact must be archived.

Go to ArchivesContacts

Select contact you want to set as a bot contact.

Select second tab.

Check bot

 

How to send a SMS message to my contacts when I am online ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Set Online SMS message value.

In the roster tab, where you are online:

Select the contact you want to notify.

Launch Send Other

Launch Send online SMS notification

Warning. This command is available if the contact is archived and have mobile number set.

 

How to set an auto-away status or an automatic disconnection ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Check Auto-away

Set Auto-away delay value.

Set Auto-away status value. (Select Disconnect for an automatic disconnection)

Set Auto-away text value.

 

What is the active data tab ?

This is the second tab of Jabber IM screen.

All active data are centralized in this tab: Conversations, simple messages, IRC channels and chat rooms.

 

How can I set the active data tab sort type ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Change Active data sort type.

 

How to archive automatically received simple messages ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Check Save simple received messages

Message will be recorded in archive (Inbox messages folder).

 

What is the « Profile download strategy » parameter in the account editor screen ?

BLUEJABB provides 3 ways to download contact profiles:

.Manual: Contact profile is downloaded on demand.

.On display: Contact profile is downloaded when contact is displayed in list for the first time.

.On connection: Contact profile is downloaded when connecting.

 

How to start a conversation ?

Select the contact in roster tab and launch Open chat command.

In touch screen mode, a long press on a contact will open a conversation.

 

How to send a simple message ?

You must be connected.

Go to the Roster tab in Jabber IM screen.

Select the contact you want to send message.

Launch Send other command.

Launch Send message command.

Or

Go to the active data tab in Jabber IM screen.

Launch Send message command.

Edit message parameters.

Launch Send message command.

 

How to create a draft simple message ?

. If you are not connected:

Go to the Roster tab in Jabber IM screen.

Select the contact you want to send message. This contact must be archived.

Launch Draft message command.

Set From account value.

. If you are connected:

Go to the roster tab in Jabber IM screen.

Select the contact you want to send message.

Launch Send other command.

Launch Draft message command.

Or

Go to the Active data tab in Jabber IM screen.

Launch Draft message command.

Edit message parameters.

Launch Save draft command.

Message is recorded in archive (Draft messages folder).

Go to ArchivesDraft messages

Select the draft message.

Change message parameters if needed.

Launch Other command.

Launch Put in the [To send] archive command.

When you are connected to the draft message source account:

Go to ArchivesTo send messages

Select the draft message.

Launch Send message command.

 

What is the difference between a « Draft message » and a « To send message » ?

The twice are editable.

Unfilled mandatory fields (I.e recipient, subject and body) are allowed in a draft message. You can not send directly a draft message.

Unfilled mandatory fields (I.e recipient, subject and body) are not allowed in a « To send message » message. You can send directly a draft message when connected.

 

How to select a single message in a conversation/chat room ?

Select the message

 

How to save a single message in a conversation/chat room ?

Select the message and launch Opencommand. Then launch Save to archive command.

Message is recorded in archive (Inbox messages folder).

 

How to save a conversation ?

Launch Other command.

Launch Save to archive command.

Conversation is recorded in archive (Chats folder).

 

How to send a self-destructing image to a contact ?

First of all, several conditions must be satisfied:

. Contact must be connected

. Contact must use Bluejabb IM

. IBB or OOB file transfer must be available. No Dropbox support

In the conversation screen:

Launch Send other command.

Launch Multimedia command.

Launch Self-destructing photo command.

If this is the first time since your connection you send a self-destructing photo to the contact, the app will verify the contact is using Bluejabb.

If successful, you will be able to send a self-destructing photo to the contact . The verification process occurs only one time.

Launch Send other command.

Launch Multimedia command.

Launch Self-destructing photo command.

Take your photo

Choose the display duration

Send your photo

NB: Received Self-destructing photos are not archived when you archive the conversation.

 

How to display the multimedia button instead of the smiley button in the conversation screen ?

Go to SettingsDisplayChats

Select third tab

Go to Input chat/Search UI

Un-Check Smiley button instead of media

Launch Record command.

 

How to enable auto-record for a conversation with a contact ?

First of all , like the VIP parameter, this contact must be archived:

Open the contact

Select second pane

Check auto-record chat

Launch Record command.

In order to set the history days for all auto-recorded conversations :

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chats menu

Set History days when open chat value.

 

How to start conversation encryption (Android version only) ?

First of all, the contact you are chatting with must use an OTR (Off-the-Record) compatible client.

For the list of OTR compatible clients, go to:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Off-the-Record_Messaging#Client_support

Launch OTR encryption command.

Launch Start encrypted chat command.

When is the conversation is encrypted, you can to verify contact identity:

Launch OTR encryption command.

Launch Verify contact command.

You can verify contact identity in one of two ways:

Question/Answer or Secret word shared by you and the contact.

 

When I archive a conversation , chat room or IRC channel, service messages are not saved , how to save service messages ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Check Archive service messages.

 

How to enable/disable sent files conversation archiving ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Check/uncheck Archive sent files in archived chat.

 

How to enable/disable received files conversation archiving ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Check/uncheck Archive received files in archived chat.

 

How to set action to long press in the roster tab ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Roster command.

Select second tab

Set Long press on user action value.

 

How to have the full menu when I select a contact in the roster tab ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Roster command.

Select second tab

Uncheck Quick Bar on user selection

 

How to customize commands in the quick bar roster ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Roster command.

Select second tab

Check the commands you want to display in the Quick bar command display parameter.

 

How to automatically close conversations on disconnection ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Check Close chat when disconnect.

 

What is the orange, red, green, blue or gray conversation bubble in the header of the conversation tab or in active data tab ?

These icons indicate the chat state if it is enabled. ( See How to disable chat state ? ).

A red bubble circle indicates your contact is pausing.

A green bubble indicates your contact is composing.

A blue bubble indicates your contact is not looking at the conversation.

A orange bubble indicates your contact is looking at the conversation.

A gray bubble indicates the application used by your contact doesn’t handle chat state or your contact is off line.

In the header of a conversation , an animated blue circle indicates that your contact is composing.

 

How to disable message delivery receipt ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Uncheck Message delivery receipt

 

How to disable chat state ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Uncheck Use chat state

 

How to hide status changes in a conversation ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chat command.

Uncheck Display presence messages in chat

 

How to hide message time stamp in conversation ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select first tab.

Uncheck Display time

 

How to hide transferred image thumb in conversation ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select first tab.

Uncheck Display transferred image thumb

 

How to hide message count in conversation header ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select first tab.

Uncheck Display message count

 

How to set the way the messages of a conversation are displayed ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select first tab.

Set Display type value.

 

How to set the way the header of a conversation is displayed ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select first tab.

Set Header display type value.

 

How to change max message count for a conversation ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select first tab.

Set Max message value.

 

How to set input method in conversation, chat room and IRC channel tab ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select third tab.

Check/Uncheck T9

 

How to change message font size in conversations, chat rooms and IRC channels ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select third tab.

Set Body text font size value.

 

How to hide or display smiley button in conversation, chat room and IRC channel tab ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select third tab.

Uncheck/check Display smiley button

 

How to hide or display send button in conversation, chat room and IRC channel tab ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select third tab.

Uncheck/check Display send button

 

How to send automatically the message in the input text zone in a conversation or chat room screen with the “Fire” key ? (Mobile with physical keyboard only)

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Miscellaneous command.

Select third tab.

check Send when fire key pressed

 

How to control display conversation, chat room and IRC channel tab header ?

Go to SettingsDisplay

Launch Chats command.

Select third tab.

Set Tab title value and Max identifier characters value.

 

How to be enable/disable automatic content link download (and display ) in a conversation/chat room message when content is a image ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Chats menu

Check/uncheck Display image received link content and Display image sent link content

 

How to import my profile ?

You must be connected.

To import your profile recorded on your JABBER IM server:

In touch screen mode:

Select your avatar in IM Jabber screen on top left.

Launch Import profile command.

In all screen modes :

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Launch Import profile command.

 

How to export my profile ?

You must be connected.

To export your profile stored in mobile to your JABBER IM server :

In touch screen mode:

Select your avatar in IM Jabber screen on top left.

Launch Publish profile command.

In all screen modes:

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Launch Publish profile command.

 

How to set a photo to my profile ?

In touch screen mode:

Select your avatar in IM Jabber screen on top left.

Launch Profile command.

In all screen modes:

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Select the connected account.

Launch Profile command.

Select avatar in first tab.

Select the source of image.

Launch Record command.

Warning. Changes are only made locally on the mobile.

In order to export changes to the server, see How to export my profile ?

 

How to copy contacts from an account to another account ?

Connect you to the target Jabber IM account.

Select the roster tab.

Launch Group options command.

Select All in Filter combo box.

Launch OK command.

Launch Multiple selection command.

Select the contact(s) you want to copy.

Launch Other command.

Launch Activate command.

To return to the initial state:

Launch Single selection command.

Launch Group options.

Select Roster in Filter combo box.

Launch OK command.

 

What does « For chat room use only » parameter mean in the account screen ?

For chat room use only parameter means that your contacts don’t see you as on line.

In this mode, you can enter in chat rooms/IRC channels but you can’t chat with your contacts and changing your status is unavailable.

 

How to set my presence status for only selected contacts ?

BLUEJABB allows « directed presence ». Your status can be different from one contact to another.

To set your presence status for all your contacts, launch Status command in roster tab.

To set your presence status for one contact, you must be in single selection mode, select a contact and launch Manage contact command and launch Status command.

To set your presence status for several contacts, you must be in multiple selection mode (See How to process operations on multiple contacts ?). Select several contacts and launch Status command

Warning, some gateways don’t accept directed presence.

 

What does contact activation/deactivation mean ?

When you activate a contact, you ask him to see his presence status.

When you deactivate a contact, this request is canceled. You will never see this contact on line.

This process does not remove contact.

A « re-activation »will « re-ask »the authorization to the deactivated contact.

 

How to add a contact ?

In disconnected mode:

Go to ArchivesContacts

Launch New command.

Warning, this contact will be « unfiled ». You’ll have to set optionally your contact in a group in connected mode.

When you will connect later:

Launch Group options command.

Select All in Filter combo box.

Launch OK command.

Select the contact you have created off line.

Launch Manage contacts command.

Launch Activate contact command.

Contact will be added in the Pending status group.

In connected mode:

In the roster tab, launch Contacts command.

Launch Add contact command.

Enter the JABBER IM identifier in the Jabber IM identifier input zone.

Launch Record command.

BLUEJABB will automatically activate this contact.

Contact will be added in the Pending status group.

 

How to add a contact on a gateway ?

You must have register to the corresponding gateway.

See How to register to a gateway ?

You must be connected.

In the roster tab, launch Contacts command.

Launch Add contact on gateway command.

Select the gateway you want to add contact to.

Input the user identifier in the contact gateway identifier input zone.

Launch Record command.

Contact will be added in the Pending status group.

 

How to process operations on multiple contacts ?

Following operations can be processed on multiples contacts:

. Activate contacts.

. Deactivate contacts.

. Remove contacts.

. Download contact profiles from server.

. Update contact profiles on server.

. Start a conference with contacts.

. Send simple message to contacts.

. Set directed status to contacts ( See How to set my presence status for only selected contacts ?)

In the roster tab, launch Multiple selection command.

Select contacts you want to process.

For status, launchStatus command. Otherwise launchOther command.

Launch the command you want to process.

 

How to temporary deactivate contact(s) ?

You must be connected.

In the roster tab, select contact you want to temporary remove.

Launch Manage contact command.

Launch Deactivate command.

This contact will be added in the unsubscribed status group.

If you want to re-activate this contact later:

Select unsubscribed group.

Select contact you want to re-activate.

Launch Manage contact command.

LaunchActivate command.

For multiple contacts, see How to process operations on multiple contacts ?

 

How to block/unblock a contact ?

Server must be able to process black list. Otherwise, BLUEJABB stores locally on your mobile the black list.

In connected mode:

In the roster tab, select contact you want to block/unblock.

Launch Manage contacts command.

Launch Block/Unblock command.

This contact will be added in the blocked status group if contact is blocked.

In all modes:

Blocked contacts can be directly edited in the Blocked contact list:

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Accounts command.

Launch Black list command.

If you are not connected, you must export this back list to server in connected mode by launching Export to server command in the Blocked contact list tab.

 

How to change contact parameters ?

In disconnected mode

Go to ArchiveContacts.

Select the contact you want to change parameters.

Or

Go to JABBER IM roster tab.

Select the contact you want to change parameters.

Launch Manage profile command.

If you have changed nickname, you must export the contact to the server in connected mode.

In connected mode

Go to JABBER IM roster tab.

Select the contact you want to change parameters.

If you have changed nickname, BLUEJABB automatically exports contact parameters to the server.

 

How to create a group ?

You can’t create manually a group.

Instead of choosing an existing group in the contact edition screen, enter a new group in the group input field. BLUEJABB will automatically create the group.

 

How to delete a group ?

You can’t delete manually a group.

When a group is empty (there are no more contacts is this group), this group will no longer appear on the next connection.

 

How can I set the way BLUEJABB displays contacts ?

You must be connected.

Go to JABBER IM roster tab and launch Group options command or go to SettingsJabber IM and launch Roster command.

 

Filter:

. All: All contacts whatever the current connected account.

. Roster: All contacts of the current connected account.

. Connected: All online contacts of the current connected account.

 

Sort by:

. Alphabetic: Contacts are sorted alphabetically.

. Status: Contacts are sorted by status (Ready to chat, busy, away, extended away).

 

Alphabetic sort mode:

. Identifier: Contacts are sorted by their identifier (user@domain.xxx).

. Nickname: Contacts are sorted by their nickname.

 

Group by:

. None: Group combo box is not displayed.

. User defined: Contacts are grouped by the groups you have defined ( See How to create a group ?)

. Status: Contacts are grouped by status (All, Online, Offline, Pending, Error, Blocked, Unsubscribed)

. Registered gateway: Contacts are grouped by registered gateways.

You can group contacts by using a combo box or display groups as a tree. In this case, check Display roster as a tree.

 

How to send a message to a user which is not in my contact list ?

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Go to JABBER IM active data tab and launch Send message command.

Input in the To input text zone the recipient Jabber IM identifier.

Launch Send message command.

 

How to chat with more than one contact ?

Go to JABBER IM roster tab.

Launch Multiple selection command.

Select your contacts (they must be on line).

Launch Other command.

Launch Start conference command.

BLUEJABB displays the Chat room editor screen.

Launch Start conference command.

BLUEJABB send invitations to the contacts you have selected.

To invite an other contact later in the conference:

In the conference tab:

Launch Chat room command.

Launch Invite contact command.

Select the contact you want to invite (contact must be on line).

Warning, you can not start a conference with contacts on a gateway.

You can start an empty conference by launching Start conference command in active data tab.

 

How to find services (gateways, conference services , IRC gateways, file transfer proxies, …) provided by my server or other servers ?

You must be connected.

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Tools command.

Launch Service Explorer command.

Server identifier is preset with the current server identifier (ex jabber.org).

Enter manually the server identifier if you want to browse another server.

Launch Browse services command.

Warning. Depending of server, process can hang. Launch cancel command to view already browsed services.

Select the service you want to use.

If this service is a proxy server, BLUEJABB adds the proxy server Jabber IM identifier to the list of proxy server in the File transfer tab of accounts settings. (See What are the file transfer strategies ?).

If this service is a conference service, BLUEJABB displays the conference manager dialog box width Service input field initialized with the selected service (See How to browse a conference service provided by a server ?).

If this service is a gateway, BLUEJABB displays the gateway register dialog.

If this service is an IRC gateway, BLUEJABB adds the gateway to your IRC gateways. ( See How to setup an IRC gateway ?).

Warning. Some servers don’t allow another server to use their services. These services are not for public use. If this case, a « Not-allowed »or « Not-Found »error will occur.

 

How to browse a conference service provided by a server ?

You must be connected.

Go to SettingsJabber IM

Launch Tools command.

Launch Conference services command.

Select your Dynamic service (usually service provided by your server).

Or enter manually the Jabber IM conference service identifier Ex: conference.jabber.org

Or use the service explorer provided By BLUEJABB. (See: How to find services (gateways, conference services , IRC gateways, file transfer proxies, …) provided by my server or other servers ?).

Select the right arrow on the Dynamic service zone.

Launch Download chat room list command.

You will be warned when the browsing operation will be terminated.

Launch optionally Save chat rooms to save locally the chat room list. In this case, the recorded service appears in the recorded services and you won’t need to browse this conference service again.

 

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