Upgrading Pidgin 2.6.3 to 2.10.6

Brian Morrison bdm at fenrir.org.uk
Thu Jan 3 15:19:49 EST 2013

On Thu, 3 Jan 2013 14:14:36 -0500
cbaker at goodyear.com wrote:

> Running Pidgin 2.6.3 on Windows XP.  Want to go to newer version.  Is 
> there an "Upgrade" option?  Or must I throw it all away and start with a 
> new download and fresh install?

Pidgin preserves your preferences and accounts, all you need to do is
to download the new installer, stop Pidgin, run the installer and then
restart Pidgin once it's finished.


Brian Morrison

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