UARK Jabber Mac Setup

Set up UARK Jabber services on a Mac with Messages. Your Jabber ID is your UARK username@jabber.uark.edu.

Messages Setup

Messages supports UARK Jabber along with other instant messaging services.

If you have not yet set up Messages:

  1. Open Messages.
  2. Click Not Now when prompted for your Apple ID and password. Click Skip.
  3. Select "Other messages account." Click Continue.
  4. Select Jabber from the Account type drop-down menu.
  5. In the User Name field, enter your Jabber ID using your UARK username, for example, "username@jabber.uark.edu."
  6. Enter your UARK password.
  7. Click Sign In.

If you have previously set up Messages:

  1. Open Messages.
  2. From the Messages menu, click Add Account.
  3. Select "Other messages account." Click Continue.
  4. Select Jabber from the Account type drop-down menu.
  5. In the User Name field, enter your Jabber ID using your UARK username, for example, username@jabber.uark.edu.
  6. Enter your UARK password.
  7. Click Sign In.

Updated 01/11/2016


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