1 Reply Latest reply: Mar 20, 2013 1:51 PM by Ralph Johns (UK)
mariajtb Level 1 (0 points)

Once in awhile I'll open my iChat and it will ask me to log in and when I do it won't accept my password.  So I reset the password and try again and it continues to say it isn't recognized.  Why does this happen on occasion/at all?  Thanks!

  • Ralph Johns (UK) Level 9 (71,080 points)



    If this is an Apple ID that happens to be valid with AIM you need to keep the password to 16 characters or Less.


    If it is an AIM or AIM Valid Name go to iChat Menu > Preferences > Accounts > Server settings and untick the SSL option.


    I take it having changed the password as the place the ID or name is registered you have changed it in iChat ?


    8:51 PM      Wednesday; March 20, 2013


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