Take the 2-minute tour ×
Ask Different is a question and answer site for power users of Apple hardware and software. It's 100% free, no registration required.

On my brand new Mountain Lion setup, the Messages app behaves weirdly with remote Adium clients when using a Google Talk account:

  • I appear offline in my friends Adium contact list
  • These Adium-using friends don't get my messages
  • I don't get their messages either

However, it works well with other iChat/Messages clients and Gtalk-in-Gmail clients.

Messages also works well with the same account on my other MacBook running Mountain Lion.

I tried removing the Gtalk account, launching the app while pressing the Option key, recreating the Gtalk account, and aslo using the default options, but nothing seems to work.

share|improve this question
add comment

Know someone who can answer? Share a link to this question via email, Google+, Twitter, or Facebook.

Your Answer

 
discard

By posting your answer, you agree to the privacy policy and terms of service.

Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.