Hotmail - Can't connect

Jake Williams jw at
Sat Nov 22 09:49:03 EST 2014

Dear David,

Can you link me to the information you are referring to. 

Sorry I am pretty new to pidgin.

I know MSN is a lame duck service.. is the service working okay with Gmail? 

Kindest Regards, 

Jake Williams
Email: customerservice at
Worlds Afar Ltd  

-----Original Message-----
From: David Woolley [mailto:forums at] 
Sent: 22 November 2014 14:00
To: Jake Williams; support at
Subject: Re: Hotmail - Can't connect

On 22/11/14 13:11, Jake Williams wrote:
> For some reason I can’t get my Hotmail account to connect to pidgin. 
> It just constantly states its connecting.

Presumably you mean MSN.
> Is there an ongoing issue at the moment?

Yes. See the mailing list archive.  However please note that MSN is a lame
duck service.  Microsoft want you to use Skype.
> I have updated to the most recent version.

The workaround is expected in 2.10.11.

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