cannot access IM buddies!!

Daniel Atallah datallah at
Mon Mar 5 14:13:40 EST 2012

On Mon, Mar 5, 2012 at 11:21, Lisa McKinley <lmckinley at> wrote:
> Only my gmail buddies....not my AOL buddies.

It looks like there's something wrong with the integration between
your AIM account and your google talk account.
This is outside of the scope that Pidgin has any control over; you'll
have to seek support from google.

> Lisa Mckinley | Associate Account Manager
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: daniel.atallah at [mailto:daniel.atallah at] On Behalf Of Daniel Atallah
> Sent: Monday, March 05, 2012 10:21 AM
> To: Lisa McKinley
> Cc: support at
> Subject: Re: cannot access IM buddies!!
> On Mon, Mar 5, 2012 at 11:11, Lisa McKinley <lmckinley at> wrote:
>> I have looked every place I can think of and there is no "(Re-)Request authorization" menu item. Please advise.
>> All of my AOL IM buddies are still not showing up as online.....but they are online. I did create an AOL account thinking that would help but it has not.
> Ah.  That's an important piece of information - these are AIM buddies
> being accessed through a Google talk account
> Do these buddies appear online using the web based google talk gadget?
>  ( )
> -D

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