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Old 05-24-2010, 04:22 PM   #1
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Angry Yahoo Messenger does not work with me in pidgin

Incognito I use Linux, but Yahoo Messenger does not work with me in the program Pidgin, but the msn works well problem in Yahoo only.

I hope to help
Old 05-24-2010, 04:24 PM   #2
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I use Pidgin 2.5.4
How can I update to the latest version of the program?
Old 05-24-2010, 07:01 PM   #3
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If your using a debian based linux system you can use apt. The command "apt-get install pidgin" should upgrade you to the newest version.
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I can not update for Pidgin and yahoo messenger does not open.

Please I want to help.
Old 06-17-2011, 03:19 AM   #5
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Pidgin and Yahoo messenger...


Recently i have observed that to use yahoo messenger with pidgin

In Accounts --> Advanced --> Page server
Leave it blank it will be filled automaticallly and u r connected...
Cool ??

I am using multiple accounts on pidgin..
FYI i am using Pidgin 2.6.2 (libpurple 2.6.2) on opensuse 11.2

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