How to Create an Ebuddy Account

By Brendan O'Brien

EBuddy is a Web service that allows the use of several different instant messenger services at the same time. This is handy when you have a colleagues and friends using different instant messengers. Instead of having several instant messaging applications open, you can just use eBuddy to chat. To be able to use the service, you need an ebuddy account, which takes a few moments to set up.

Step 1

Launch a browser, and go to the Create an eBuddy ID page.

Step 2

Type an eBuddy ID of your choosing in the top field. It must be five to 16 characters.

Step 3

Type a password of your choosing in the bottom field. It must be six to 16 characters. Click the "Next" button.

Step 4

Type your email address, and your age in the appropriate fields. Use the radio button to choose your gender. Click the "Create" button. Click the "Get Started" button.

Step 5

Click an icon associated with an instant message service that you are using. Type your username and password, and click the "login" button.