How to activate sounds in Pidgin

In case the sound events are not working in Pidgin you can use this solution:

  • From the main menu select Tools -> Preferences (or just press the keyboard shortcut CTRL+p).
  • From Preferences window select the Sounds tab.
  • At the Sound method section, for Method select the Command option.
  • In the Sound command field type:
Pidgin Preferences window
Pidgin Preferences window