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Publishing to Picasa results in the following error returned HTTP status code 401 unauthorized 

My "online accounts" in the "system settings" return no error and show that I seem to be connected to my account.

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Deleting the "Online Accounts" settings and setting up a new account resolved the problem.

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You should accept your own answer to show that this question is answered now. It worked for me too, so +1 – Neil Mayhew Mar 9 '13 at 22:36

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