Configuring Miranda for Google Talk

Once you download Miranda, you'll need to configure your client to connect to Google Talk. If you're connecting with a Google Apps account, please read the specific instructions in the Google Apps Help Center.

To configure Google Talk:

  1. Open Miranda.
  2. Select Options... from the Miranda menu.

  3. Expand the Network item in the list on the left and select Jabber.
  4. Enter the following information:

    • Username: Your Google Talk username (without any @ symbol or domain information)
    • Password: Your password
    • Login Server:
    • If you're signing in with a Google Account that's not linked to any Google email product, enter
    • Google Mail users should enter
    • Google Apps users, please visit the Apps Help Center for instructions.
    • Use SSL: Yes
    • Manually specify connection host: Yes
    • Host:
    • Port: 5223
    • Keep connection alive: Yes

  5. Click OK.
Congratulations! You are now ready to connect to Google Talk using Miranda.

Have questions about Miranda? Learn from the experts! Check out Miranda's FAQs. The Google Talk Team can only assist you in configuring your client to work with the Google Talk.

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