David Woolley forums at david-woolley.me.uk
Tue Mar 5 18:53:22 EST 2013

Robert Temple wrote:
> Want to uninstall pidgin.  when attempting it will not allow.  what do I do?

On Windows, it "runs in the system tray", as do MSN Messenger, and 
Skype.  You need to stop it from the system tray icon, before you can 
remove it, as Windows won't let you remove a running program.

There may also be ways of getting Windows to start without auto-starting 

David Woolley
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