AIM Users: Get Started with CME Pivot

After you have registered for CME Pivot, you will need to take the following steps to integrate your AIM account to maintain contact with your buddies.

1. Log in to CME Pivot for the first time

Your username, password and server name will be provided to you by CME Pivot Support.

 

2. Register your AIM account; this will automatically load all your AIM buddies

From the Welcome Screen, enter your AIM user name and password.

Then, add connections and select "Finished."

 

From the Buddy List, right click the “Connections” node.

 

3. Establish a CME Pivot network relationship with your AIM buddies on CME Pivot

The CME Pivot client will tell you who is also on CME Pivot. Connecting with them is as easy as a single mouse click.

 

You can also give you CME Pivot Network ID to other CME Pivot users.

 

4. Add a CME Pivot Buddy to Your Buddy List

    

 

5. Tell Your AIM buddies You Are on CME Pivot

Send your AIM buddies the following text:

Hello. I’m not sure if you heard, but the AIM network will no longer be available to CME Pivot in December. No worries though, we will still be able to stay connected on the secure, reliable CME Pivot network designed specifically for users like us. Visit the CME Pivot FAQ to learn more and get registered for an account: http://www.cmegroup.com/trading/cme-direct/faq-cme-pivot.html

Open a Chat Blast window, select your AIM buddies and send a blast message to them.