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Always Show Recipient In iChat

In iChat under Snow Leopard, choosing View > Always Show Recipient Bar puts a buddy's status message and color at the top of any iChat window. It can also be used to select among multiple open iChat logins you have to send a message to that buddy, or to select among multiple accounts you have registered in Address Book for that buddy.

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Software Migration Feature -- The improved Mac OS X setup assistant in the new Power Mac G5s could be a win for people who fear upgrading because of the hassle of transferring data. (2 messages)

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