Pidgin is most powerful application which provides one platform for many application. Internet users don’t need to install many application. Only by installing Pidgin application users can access to MSN, Google talk and yahoo chat messenger at same time. Pidgin is a chat program which lets you log in to accounts on multiple chat networks simultaneously. This means that you can be chatting with friends on MSN, talking to a friend on Google Talk, and sitting in a Yahoo chat room all at the same time.
Now a days internet users are using multiple applications for chatting. Each application have its own features to support users’ requirements. Many users have multiple accounts for those applications. Pidgin supports multiple operating systems. Pidgin runs on Windows, Linux, and other UNIX operating systems.
Pidgin supports many different chat rooms and messengers. Pidgin is compatible with the following chat networks out of the box: AIM, ICQ, Google Talk, Jabber/XMPP, MSN Messenger, Yahoo!, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, IRC, Novell GroupWise Messenger, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE, MySpaceIM, and Zephyr. It can support many more with plugins.
Pidgin supports many interesting features and plugins. Pidgin supports many features of these chat networks, such as file transfers, away messages, buddy icons, custom smiles, and typing notifications. Numerous plugins also extend Pidgin’s functionality above and beyond the standard features.
Short cuts of application are available on desktop. It also integrates wi
th the system tray on Windows. Which makes user’s easy excess to application.