Can't Install Pidgin 2.7.4 for Windows Vista Home Edition

Brian Morrison bdm at
Fri Oct 22 18:09:27 EDT 2010

On Fri, 22 Oct 2010 17:54:44 -0400
Jess Holy <jessholy at> wrote:

> I get through the installation wizard but the button that says install
> will never turn bold so I can click it.
> I have rebooted my computer and I have made sure Vista is up to date.
> But I can't seem to install it and I don't know why. It's really frustrating.
> Does anybody know what I can do so I can update my Pidgin?

Do you have administrator privileges? I think you require that as
Pidgin installs in the Program Files directory tree.


Brian Morrison

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