1. Computer problem? Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Click here to join today! If you're new to Tech Support Guy, we highly recommend that you visit our Guide for New Members.

What aim version won't botch my vista OS?

Discussion in 'Windows Vista' started by RedWizard, Apr 15, 2008.

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.
  1. RedWizard

    RedWizard Thread Starter

    Jan 14, 2007
    I use pidgin at the moment and that runs fine. I want to run an original aim client however. I've tried in the past and aim clients have really screwed up my windows vista business operating system.

    When I previously Installed aim 6.* (i forget which one) it resulted in disabled audio functionality in wmp11, creating the red-x network icon, you may be familiar with these problems; and I hope you are for i'm inquiring in accordance to a safe aim version to install on vista os that wouldn't cause any problems.

    Any additional information would be invaluable.

  2. Elvandil


    Aug 1, 2003
    I'm using 6 in Vista and never had the slightest problem.

    Try Trillian, Pidgin, or Miranda all can access AOL.
  3. Rich-M


    May 3, 2006
    I use 5.5 as I can't stand all the spyware in newer versions and it runs fine.
  4. dannyn


    Nov 8, 2007
    i use 5.5 too
    i hate the newer versions..
    but i would use trillian
As Seen On
As Seen On...

Welcome to Tech Support Guy!

Are you looking for the solution to your computer problem? Join our site today to ask your question. This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations.

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started.

Join over 733,556 other people just like you!

Thread Status:
Not open for further replies.

Short URL to this thread: https://techguy.org/703882

  1. This site uses cookies to help personalise content, tailor your experience and to keep you logged in if you register.
    By continuing to use this site, you are consenting to our use of cookies.
    Dismiss Notice