Introduction to Instant Message Programming Guide

This document describes how to use the Instant Message framework to get iChat information and use iChat Theater. For example, you can find out if the user is connected to an instant message service and get a list of their buddies. iChat Theater allows Cocoa applications to transmit an auxiliary video source through iChat to other users.

You should read this document if you are integrating iChat features in your application.

Organization of This Document

This document contains the following articles:

See Also

There are several other frameworks that you need to be familiar with before using iChat Theater.