Messages does not work with Google Talk

Discussion in 'OS X Mountain Lion (10.8)' started by horace528, Feb 16, 2012.

  1. macrumors regular

    May 14, 2011
    Hello MacRumors Forums
    Today I found out that Mac OS X Mountain Lion has come out (a sneak peak), and also Messages beta has been available.
    But when I installed it and tried to message to a friend with Google Talk, it wouldn't send.
    Messages kept on telling me that this person did not have iMessage, and I couldn't send a word.
    Anyone else having this problem? I know that Messages is still in beta, but I think that Messages shouldn't be this flawed to be beta.
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  2. macrumors member

    Apr 13, 2010
    And you've added gtalk account in preferences?
  3. macrumors 68030


    Jul 12, 2011
    Location: and
    imessage only works to mac, iphone, ipad and ipod touch! If you want to google talk just open the other chat windows.
  4. thread starter macrumors regular

    May 14, 2011
    Yes I did.

    Yes I did.
  5. thread starter macrumors regular

    May 14, 2011
    Case Closed

    Case Closed. Found a way.
    Went to Window, then Buddies, and I was able to connect with Google Talk.
    I can finally chat with Google Talk in Messages!

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