Laptop error

Daniel Atallah datallah at
Fri Apr 15 10:09:46 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 15, 2011 at 04:53, David Burford
<dburford at>wrote:

> I have pidgin installed on desktop at work and laptop that I use at home
> and at work.  My laptop connects to pidgin from my home wireless network but
> will not connect on my work wireless network. I get a message “Lost
> connection with server.  Connection interrupted by other software on your
> computer”.  Please help!!

The most likely cause is that the network at your workplace is restricted in
some way - you may need to use a proxy to be able to connect to resources
outside the network fully.

Your best bet is likely to talk to whoever administrates your workplace

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