Software Update: Pidgin 2.14.5

Version 2.14.5 of Pidgin has been released. This multi-protocol instant messaging program can handle the networks of AIM, Bonjour, Gadu-Gadu, Google Talk, Groupwise, ICQ, irc, MSN, MySpaceIM, QQ, Silc, Simple, Sametime, XMPP, Yahoo and Zephyr. During installation, you can choose from as many as seventy different languages ​​and add spell check. Downloads are available for Windows, Linux, and BDS. The macOS port is released under the name Adium. The following changes and improvements have been made in this release:


  • Updated our bundled certificates to the latest version from Mozilla. (RR #722) (PIDGIN-17535)
  • Made the project scan-build clean. (RR #692-705, #707-714, #716-#719)
  • Fixed some of Gary’s scan-build fixes that were a bit verbose. (RR #715)
  • Disabled UPnP and NAT-PMP by default for new user. (RR #706)


  • Changed the default server to (RR #675)

Windows Specific Changes:

  • Fixed the installer not running when Mandatory ASLR was turned on. (RR #721) (PIDGIN-17524)

Version number 2.14.5
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, BSD, Windows 8, Windows 10
Website Pidgin
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License type GPL