Pidgin, how to search for buddies

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

  1. Go to the Buddy List window.
  2. Click on the Buddies Menu.
  3. Next, click on New Instant Message.
  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.


  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).
  6. Now you are ready to chat with your Buddy!

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