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We are aware that some people feel more comfortable using an interface more similar to IM clients they may have used in the past.The 'Big List' can be disabled by un-checking "Show buddy details" in the Buddies menu.
If installed and loaded, this plugin allows for some modifications to the algorithm that Pidgin uses.
Not with Pidgin alone, but the List Handler plugin, which adds some importing and exporting capabilities.
It's likely you have inadvertently combined some buddies into contacts when you did not intend to do so.
Alternatively, you could buy it on DVD, if available.
The mouse-over tooltip on the infopane also has her full-size buddy icon, for a quick fix.
If you experience problems, you may want to try resizing the icon yourself before setting it.
The following dimension guidelines are believed to be accurate as of June 2007: Pidgin itself (for the chat window) will scale icons up or down to 32x32 for display in the buddy list and the infopane.When the contact is collapsed, Pidgin will select a buddy to display based on the status of the buddies in the contact, and their order.If you use the Alias function, by either highlighting a buddy and pressing F2 or right-clicking and selecting "Alias...," when two or more buddies in the same group are aliased to the same name, Pidgin will prompt you to automatically merge them together into one contact. Pidgin uses an algorithm to determine which buddy is selected.Manage Accounts) to add the account of the appropriate messaging service.Use the checkbox in the account editor to enable the current account.It computes which is most available as follows: With this search pattern, you should be able to drag the buddies in that contact into an order that will yield reasonable results for that contact most of the time.