Pidgin won't run my new ICQ-account

Mark Doliner mark at
Tue Jun 30 14:37:49 EDT 2009

On Tue, Jun 30, 2009 at 3:09 AM, Rebecca
Vettermann<Rebecca.Vettermann at> wrote:
> I made up a new ICQ-account two weeks ago.
> Using Pidgin since months, I deleted the old ICQ-account from my pidgin
> and added the new one.
> My problem now: when I want to activate my ICQ-account, pidgin's telling
> me, that the username'S invalid. If I change the username, it's telling
> me, the password'S invalid.
> I tried to activate the old account - there haven't been any problems.
> So, what's the problem?
> I uninstalled pidgin and made a new installation. Didn't fix.
> What else can I do?

Hi Rebecca.  Are you entering your ICQ number into the "username"
field? (you should be)


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