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How can I change both my display name, and avatar in Empathy Instant Messenger?
I appreciate any help.
This appears to have changed in more recent versions of Unity and/or Empathy. I was able to do this by selecting "Online Accounts" in the System Settings:
Clicking Options against my Empathy account:
Then editing the alias and avatar in the Online Accounts screen:
Required, but never shown