how to sign in automatically w/ computer start up?

Evan Platt evan at
Tue Mar 23 13:49:21 EDT 2010

Depends on your operating system. Windows XP / Vista / etc have a 
Startup Folder. You can copy (drag / drop) the Pidgin icon to the 
Startup folder.

Linux based systems will have something similar depending on the flavor 
of *nix.

On 3/23/2010 10:39 AM, Jennifer Kelly wrote:
> Hi,
> I know this is a very basic question, but I can’t seem to find it 
> anywhere on this site or by doing a google search.
> Is there a way to set a preference on pidgin so that it signs in 
> automatically when I turn my computer on?
> As it is now, everyone at my firm has to manually start the program, 
> and it makes it inefficient.

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