OE running Messenger

Discussion in 'Computer Information' started by John, Aug 26, 2007.

  1. John

    John Guest

    I have Outlook Express 6 and it keeps running Messenger whenever I
    open it which I don't want it to do.

    I have been into Tools, Options and General and unchecked the box that
    says to automatically log on to Windows Messenger.

    When I go back into OE though it still runs Messenger automatically.
    Anyone know how to fix this and get rid of Messenger?

    Cheers

    John
     
    John, Aug 26, 2007
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  2. "John" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    >I have Outlook Express 6 and it keeps running Messenger whenever I
    > open it which I don't want it to do.
    >
    > I have been into Tools, Options and General and unchecked the box that
    > says to automatically log on to Windows Messenger.
    >
    > When I go back into OE though it still runs Messenger automatically.
    > Anyone know how to fix this and get rid of Messenger?
    >


    Yeah, you have to edit some config files and also you can disable it in
    sys/local/run, but I've forgotten really how. I suggest you switch to Ubuntu
    and forgetaboutit.
     
    Mountain Mike^^, Aug 27, 2007
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