If you have had enough of navigating between different chat programs to contact your work colleagues or friends, the new Pidgin will be the solution to your problems. Most IM software slow down your system, and if you want to avoid multiple windows running on your computer, you can access all accounts using Pidgin. It is a simple free software, to help you manage your contacts, communicate on different platforms, including Google Talk, Yahoo and Messenger.
You can save time logging in to different accounts, while your details will still be safe. One platform will be able to handle different accounts and software, and you can even take your plugins with you. It is suitable for slower accounts or networks, as well, because it does not use the processor as much as multiple applications. Installing the software is very simple as well, and you can manage your accounts from the control panel, without having to log in separately. The GIMP is something many users will welcome, and if you are a professional, who needs to communicate with different clients online, you no longer need to keep checking multiple applications for messages.
Currently, the Pidgin program supports the following applications: AIM, ICQ, Google Talk, Jabber/XMPP, MSN r, Yahoo! Messenger, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu network, IRC, Novell GroupWise, QQ, Lotus Sametime, SILC, SIMPLE, MXit, MySpaceIM, and Zephyr. If you only have one friend who uses MSN and all others are on Skype, you don't have to keep MSN open all day. Likewise, if you want to communicate with clients online, the simple application will handle all your updates, messages, status and photos. Social networking, messaging and communicating via the Internet has never been easier.
You can still use the same functions and features most messenger programs offer, and there is an option for file transfer, gaming, sharing or updating your status. Change your image on one or multiple accounts and save time. You will also love the fact that the software supports multiple languages, so you can install and customize it easier. You can chat with many people at the same time, and still carry on working without slowing down your network or computer.
Some people complain that running multiple applications on their computer does reduce the performance, and for example, if you had to pop out from the house, you would possibly spend a few minutes on updating your status. Now, with the Pidgin, it only takes a couple of seconds, ad once you are back, you can go online again. The multiple tabbed interface is very easy to handle, and there are many features making your communication more effective. Share your screen in multiple chat programs, hold a presentation for different people, have a webinar or just set up games. Some of your friends will prefer one or the other chatting software, and you can see their status on multiple accounts if you would like to get hold of them. Download the Pidgin software for the ultimate chatting experience.