Pidgin, how to search for buddies

Let’s see how to search for a Buddy in Pidgin:

  1. Go to the Buddy List window.
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  2. Click on the Buddies Menu.
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  3. Next, click on New Instant Message.
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  4. In this window, you can type either
    • the employee number (also known as Oracle ID) or
    • name or last name of the person you are looking for.

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  5. By typing the string of characters, it returns the possible occurrences of what you are looking for (e.g. As an example, looking for Diana Martinez).
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  6. Now you are ready to chat with your Buddy!
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