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Configure Pidgin to use proxy server per account

In this tutorial I will show you how to configure Pidgin to use a proxy server for just one account. The tutorial is very basic and will guide you in four simple steps how to accomplish our goal. The operating system used is ArchLinux and we have installed Pidgin 2.6.5 (libpurple 2.6.5)

The prerequisites for this tutorial are:

1. Linux distribution with Gnome 2.x
2. Pidgin installed and functional with at least one account set.(if you do not have any account set check out the tutorial for how to Setup your ICQ in Pidgin)
3. A proxy server

Step 1:
Start Pidgin on your computer. From the main Pidgin window go to Accounts -> Manage Accounts as shown on the picture below. Read the rest of this entry »

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