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Currently, my iChat does not recover my status when Mac is waken from sleeping. It keeps being offline. How can I make it connect to server automatically when my Mac waken?

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The iChat plugin Chax will let you do this.

Chax preferences

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What version of iChat do you have? When I close my computer (thus putting it to sleep), and then reopen it, after 15 seconds or so, it reconnects. I have v5.0.3. Check to see if you have that version, or whatever the newest version is. If that doesn't help, try reinstalling the program.

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Mine is also Version 5.0.3 (745). How can I reinstall iChat? Should I reinstall whole OS again? – Eonil Apr 8 '11 at 5:13

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