Cannot connect to facebook chat

Shounak Dasgupta shounak.iittm at
Tue Jan 21 02:08:24 EST 2014

yes I get an error message. Have attached it with this email.

Had earlier tried the steps at (, tried it again now, but am
facing the same problem.

Still not able to login. Any help, will be much appreciated.

On Tue, Jan 21, 2014 at 1:48 AM, Mark Doliner <mark at> wrote:

> Do you get an error message?
> The instructions for Pidgin at
> are pretty good (with the
> exception that you don't need to set the Connect Server in step 3, and
> personally I think you're better of without it).
> I don't know in what circumstances you need to use an App Password. I
> suspect it's required if your Facebook account is configured to
> require some sort of 2-factor authentication.

Shounak Dasgupta
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