Can't add MSN contact

Daniel Atallah datallah at
Fri Jan 28 09:59:53 EST 2011

On Thu, Jan 27, 2011 at 18:31, Jeff Mills <jeff.mills at> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I'm having trouble adding a contact to MSN buddies in Pidgin 2.7.9.
> When I try to add, I get the error:
> Unable to add the buddy xxxx at because the username is
> invalid. Usernames must be valid email addresses.

The most likely cause of this problem is that you have a space or
other invalid character before or after the buddy username.


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