Configuring SASL for Pidgin
If you have already added freenode as an account, skip to step 5.
Manage Accounts(open by default when no accounts are configured, or press CTRL+A)
IRCin protocol dropdown, enter
- Enter your freenode account name as
- Enter your freenode account password as
- Click on to the
Authenticate with SASL
- If this is a newly created Pidgin account, click
Addand pidgin will begin to connect
- If this is an existing account, click
Save, then restart Pidgin for the SASL settings to take effect.