IMAP protocol support

David Woolley forums at
Fri Feb 4 02:34:47 EST 2011

Raj Kumar wrote:
> How do i configure pidgin to work with my IMAP account? (I'm using 
> Pidgin 2.7.3 in Ubuntu 10.10) . In the Add Accounts Dialog box, the IMAP 
> option is not listed. Please tell me which option I should choose in 
> order to enable my IMAP account or should I insatll any plugin?

IMAP is not an instant messaging protocol.

David Woolley
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