How to Recover Login Password of Pidgin Messenger

How to Recover Login Password of Pidgin Messenger

This research article exposes all the password secrets of Pidgin Messenger including where your login password is stored, how it is stored and how to recover it automatically.

Pidgin Messenger Password Secrets

Pidgin messenger saves your login details in a file called “accounts.xml” at following location

[Windows Vista/7/8/10]

[Windows XP/2003] 
C:\Documents and Settings\[user_name]\Application Data\.purple\accounts.xml

Here are the important password related entries from this “accounts.xml” file

<?xml version='1.0' encoding='UTF-8' ?>
<account version='1.0'>
		<userinfo><vCard xmlns='vcard-temp'><FN>XenArmor Software</FN></vCard></userinfo>
		<settings ui='gtk-gaim'>
			<setting name='auto-login' type='bool'>1</setting>

Here name and password field refers to username and login password in clear text.

How to Recover Pidgin Messenger Passwords Automatically

Here is simple way to recover Pidgin Messenger password without worrying about where it is stored and how to decrypt it.

You can use our Messenger Password Recovery Pro software to instantly & easily recover all your forgotten login password of Pidgin Messenger as shown in video below,

Here are the simple steps to recover all your saved passwords,

  • Step 1: Download & Install Messenger Password Recovery Pro from here
  • Step 2: Next launch the software on your computer
  • Step 3: It will automatically discover, decrypt and display the login password of Pidgin Messenger as shown below
This software can also recover your IM login passwords from portable messengers & external drives

For more details, please refer to Online User Guide


Hope this article has helped you to understand password secrets of Pidgin Messenger.

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