Finch is installed on carbon and will need to be tunneled through tsocks.
First you'll have to log into carbon, so open up a screen and type:
You should now be logged into carbon.
Finch should now be started and ready for you to use.
You should now be at this screen.
Make sure your account you created is enabled like in this picture (marked with X), if it's not simply hit space. Image:Finch2.jpg
Close a window:
alt + c
Move to the next window:
alt + n
Move to previous window:
alt + p
Move a window:
alt + m
Resize a window:
alt + r
Get up the actions list:
alt + a
Get up main options menu:
These are some other configurations that may be useful.
You probably want your taskbar to flash when you receive a message and you have your web browser or something open.
Configure PuTTY with these options, you may want to save the session so you don't have to do this all the time.
Next you'll have to configure finch to give a system bell when a message is received, go to the sound configuration (alt + a -> Sounds). Image:FinchConf.jpg
Finally you need to make sure screen is set to give an audible bell. Do the following until you see the message "switched to audible bell":
CTRL + A, CTRL + G