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Windows Live Messenger in Windows 7

Friday, October 16, 2009 @ 4:11 am

By default, it doesn’t show up as a system tray icon. To fix this, exit Messenger, go to C:\Program Files\Windows Live\Messenger (in Windows Explorer), right-click on msnmsgr.exe, click on “Properties”, click on “Compatibility” (tab), and tick “Run this program in compatibility mode for:”, select “Windows Vista” in the drop-down list, then click on “OK” and […]

Uninstall Windows Live Messenger

Sunday, May 31, 2009 @ 10:17 pm

I couldn’t find “Windows Live Messenger” in the Add/Remove Programs window (in XP), so I had to search for an alternative solution. I found one here, where it says to go to Start => Run and paste the following in the textbox: msiexec /x {0AAA9C97-74D4-47CE-B089-0B147EF3553C}