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Windowsxp messanger

Discussion in 'Windows XP' started by RGV312, Jan 22, 2003.

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  1. RGV312

    RGV312 Thread Starter

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    Got a Dell dimention 8200 computer.. It came with Windows XP Home installed on it.. I also have a cable modem, and always get these stupid "windows messanger" popup screens.. how can i turn these stupid things off????
     
  2. Mosaic1

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    Go to start>run and Type services.msc



    Find Messenger on the list. Double click it . On the Startup Type list choose Disabled.

    On this same page, click the Stop Button to stop the service now.

    CLick Apply. OK.
     
  3. Rizzo

    Rizzo

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    Start -> Run -> RunDll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection %windir%\INF\msmsgs.inf,BLC.Remove

    Will remove it from your system if you don't want it at all.
     
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