Nicknames created before 12th March 2018, and all subscribed nicknames can use Paltalk Classic. However, you will no longer be able to create new nicknames.
New nicknames can only be created and used on our most recent software, Paltalk for Desktop. This is to provide the best overall Paltalk experience and enhanced security.
If you attempt to log into Paltalk Classic with a nickname created after 12th March 2018 you will see an error message:
"Sorry! New Basic nicknames can only be created and used on our new Paltalk for Desktop application. Please upgrade your account or visit www.paltalk.com to update your application."
Question: Can I use my older nicknames on the classic messenger version?
Answer: Yes. This only applies to nicknames created after 12th March 2018
Question: Can I use my paid names on the Paltalk Classic?
Answer: Yes, you can use your subscribed nicknames, even if they are new.