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Instantbird logo Instantbird and Flamory

Flamory provides the following integration abilities:

  • Create and use window snapshots for Instantbird
  • Take and edit Instantbird screenshots
  • Automatically copy selected text from Instantbird and save it to Flamory history

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Screenshot editing

Flamory helps you capture and store screenshots from Instantbird by pressing a single hotkey. It will be saved to a history, so you can continue doing your tasks without interruptions. Later, you can edit the screenshot: crop, resize, add labels and highlights. After that, you can paste the screenshot into any other document or e-mail message.

Here is how Instantbird snapshot can look like. Get Flamory and try this on your computer.

Instantbird - Flamory bookmarks and screenshots

Application info

Instantbird is an instant messaging client based on Mozilla XULRunner and the open source library libpurple created by the software developers of . Over 250 add-ons allow user customization of, and addition of, features.


Users can set their own user icon and display name.

Several themes are included by default, including "Bubbles", which has the "Time Bubbles" feature of displaying time between messages, rather than timestamps within or adjacent to each message.

Text copied from an Instantbird window is reformatted transparently to include timestamps in front of each message, in a feature called "Magic Copy".

Instantbird includes an Add-ons system which allows additional protocol support such as LiveJournal's LJ Talk; there are over 250 additional add-ons available.

Additional features available include "UI theming, language packs and dictionaries, developer tools and usability enhancements such as tab completion of nicknames, highlighting, colourising of buddies, and vertical tabs."

The developers list some of their "favorite" add-ons as follows: "Colorize" buddy names, "Highlight" words in chats, "Tab Complete" nicknames and commands, "Reply to Nick" - doubleclick inserts name, "Show Nick" in color in multiuser chats, and "Vertical Tabs" to arrange conversations vertically.

Conversation logging is enabled by default, but can be disabled.

Supported protocols include:



Novell GroupWise


Lotus Sametime

MSNP (Microsoft Messenger service, commonly known as MSN, .NET, or Live)







XMPP (Google Talk, ...)



Instantbird is also known as Instant Bird. Integration level may vary depending on the application version and other factors. Make sure that user are using recent version of Instantbird. Please contact us if you have different integration experience.