Pidgin configuration

Michael McConville mmcconville at
Wed Aug 26 15:22:03 EDT 2015

Rego, German wrote:
> I am using pidgin both on win10 and win8.1
> It tends to drop often.  Depending on my configuration I may get on
> error "connection dropped by server" or "SSL connection failed"
> Will you be so king as to tell me what setting I need under the tabs:
>                 Advanced and Proxy?  These tabs come when I go into modify account.
> I know the basic information is correct or it will not allow me in to
> begin with.
> PS  I am using the protocol XMPP.
> Many thanks,
> Raul Rego

This may be due to a spotty network connection or an overloaded XMPP

Also, do you have a proxy configured? That could be the culprit as well.

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