Tag Archives: Pidgin

Connect to your Skype for Business Office 365 Account using Pidgin

Add the following PPA: https://launchpad.net/~sipe-collab/+archive/ubuntu/ppa (not needed for Ubuntu 18.04) Install/Update pidgin and pidgin-sipe packages Create a new account with type “Office Communicator” User name should be user@domain.org Leave the “login” empty In the Advanced Tab, under server, enter sipdir.online.lync.com:443 Connection Type and … Continue reading

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Buddy Pounce in Pidgin

A very nice feature that allows triggering of events based on buddies’ actions, here is a sample scenario: I’ve logged in to Sametime and found my manager offline Right-click on the name and click “Add Buddy Pounce” I needed to … Continue reading

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