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Disable Messenger

  mikeyb59 11:42 16 Feb 03

I did ask this question a long time ago and got an answer, however I can't find it in "My postings" so here goes again.

How do I completely disable messenger on my XP pc?

If I remember correctly it is used as a "Run" command.

TIA Mike

  Conaire 11:45 16 Feb 03


start > run > type in msconfig > goto startup then unclick msnmsgr.

that should disable it .

  Andrew P 11:53 16 Feb 03

hi mike,

to uninstall messenger completely, go to start, run, and type in the following:

RunDll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection %windir%\INF\msmsgs.inf,BLC.Remove

(you can just copy and paste it if you prefer).

andy p.

  mikeyb59 11:59 16 Feb 03

Many thanks. That was the line I was looking for.


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