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I cannot send pictures with pidgin to my facebook-friends. Does anybody know how to solve my problem?

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I don't think this is supported by Pidgin. Only if your chat partner is also using a standard XMPP client you can send files to each other. If the other is using Facebook chat on the website I don't think that will work. Likewise for Google Talk. –  gertvdijk Sep 1 '13 at 15:25
I still want to know though. If Facebook's client can send pictures pidgin must be able to do it too. –  Lodewijk Jun 13 '14 at 19:16

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