WiscChat (Win) - Installing Pidgin

This document provides instructions for the installation of the Pidgin Instant Messaging client on Windows for use with WiscChat.

  1. Download the latest version of Pidgin from the Pidgin website.

  2. Find the file you just downloaded and double click on it.

  3. Click Run when presented with the security warning.

  4. Click Next when the welcome window opens.

  5. Read through the license agreement and then click Next.

  6. Choose the components you would like to install and then click Next. For WiscChat be sure you have xmpp: selected under the URI Handlers section.

  7. When asked to choose an install location, click Install.

  8. After the installer completes, click Next.

  9. Finally, click on Finish to complete the installation.

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Keywords:wiscchat win installing pidgin windows xp vista 7 install chat xmpp client client 8 8.1 10 win7 win8 win10   Doc ID:7167
Owner:Leah S.Group:DoIT Help Desk
Created:2008-03-04 19:00 CDTUpdated:2016-07-27 20:18 CDT
Sites:DoIT Help Desk, DoIT Help Desk Training, WiscChat, WiscMail
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