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MSN - Stopping the Automatic Sign In's

Discussion in 'Web & Email' started by sachit64, Dec 31, 2001.

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  1. sachit64

    sachit64 Thread Starter

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    I have another internet related problem.

    I just got a new computer and XP. I registered the stuff and someplace it wanted my Passport e-mail address. So I put in my hotmail.com address.

    Now, whenever I connect to the internet, it automatically connects my MSN. CAn I stop this. I tried everything. Even the SAVE PASSWORD thing. Cause there are other people that use MSN and I don't want them talking in mine.

    -s64
     
  2. ezymony

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    sounds like you have msn as your start up page but i dont know anything about xp could help if you had 98 sorry.
     
  3. DoyceJ

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    Lets try it just for kicks anyway.

    Right click the MSN icon in the systray, go to tools>options>preferences>uncheck the box for starting when windows starts and allow this program to run in the background.

    Then (this is the maybe part) go to start>run>type msconfig>start tab>uncheck MSN>ok>restart system.
     
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