Candy alternatives and similar tools
Based on the "Messaging" category.
Alternatively, view Candy alternatives based on common mentions on social networks and blogs.
Lets-Chat8.5 0.0 L5 Candy VS Lets-ChatSelf-hosted chat app for small teams
ejabberd7.9 9.0 Candy VS ejabberdRobust, Ubiquitous and Massively Scalable Messaging Platform (XMPP, MQTT, SIP Server)
Openfire7.2 9.5 L1 Candy VS OpenfireAn XMPP server licensed under the Open Source Apache License.
Kaiwa5.3 0.0 L4 Candy VS Kaiwa[UNMAINTAINED] A modern XMPP Web client
Prosody IM4.4 9.7 Candy VS Prosody IMIMPORTANT: due to a drive failure, as of 13-Mar-2021, the Mercurial repository had to be re-mirrored, which changed every commit SHA. The old SHAs and trees are backed up in the vault branches. Please migrate to the new branches as soon as you can.
Metronome IM3.1 6.4 Candy VS Metronome IMMetronome IM, lightweight xmpp server with advanced microblogging features.
Tigase2.6 0.0 L1 Candy VS TigaseTigase XMPP server patched for Kontalk
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* Code Quality Rankings and insights are calculated and provided by Lumnify.
They vary from L1 to L5 with "L5" being the highest.
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Note: This project is dead and not maintained anymore.
Visit the official project page: http://candy-chat.github.io/candy
- Focused on real-time multi-user chatting
- Easy to configure, easy to run, easy to use
- Highly customizable
- Built for Jabber (XMPP), using famous technologies
- Used and approved in a productive environment with up to 400 concurrent users
- Works with all major web browsers including IE9
If you wish to add new functionality (to your candy installation) or contribute plugins, take a look at our plugin repository.
Support & Community
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