can XO chat with pc?

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can XO chat with pc?

Postby frogger » Fri Dec 09, 2011 1:06 am

Hello, I have a grandson away from me who has XO.
Is it possible for me to chat with him? I have PC with windows 7. How would we do that? What program? I can get or have his parents get and put on his xo.
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Re: can XO chat with pc?

Postby sandy|XO » Sat Dec 10, 2011 12:29 pm

XOs have a built in Activity for kids to chat with kids using XOs see:

There are a few options, but consider installing programs that already run on the XO such as IRC which can chat with several IRC programs that will run in Windows 7. This will take some research and testing on your part.

Then there is Skype which will run on the XO under its open source optional boot up, see:
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Re: can XO chat with pc?

Postby ncarrol » Mon Dec 12, 2011 11:38 pm


How 'bout Sugar LiveCD or LiveUSB (Sugar-on-a-stick).

Chat has had a rocky road on SoaS but appears to be on a roll now.

These are suppose to be available through now (or soon) for low media and copying cost.

Frogger: SoaS (Sugar-on-a Stick) is Sugar on a USB drive that runs entirely from the USB drive.
See . Then you and your grandson could both be running "XO Chat"
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