Pidgin application is causing problems with my screen resolution

Michael McConville mmcconville at
Mon Jul 13 14:49:59 EDT 2015

On Mon, Jul 13, 2015 at 11:42:43AM -0700, Karl Pitcher wrote:
> I'm not sure how this happened, but whenever I start Pidgin it makes
> my screen flash and it changes my screen resolution from 1920x1080 to
> 800x600. Once I'm able to change my screen resolution back to
> 1920x1080, my pidgin application has an odd looking layout. Can you
> help me fix the problem or let me know what is causing this?

Which operating system are you using? Which version?

Which version of Pidgin are you using (go to Help -> About in the main

Does Oracle use a custom Pidgin?

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