How do I stop messenger / popups ?

  Hedders83 16:56 10 Oct 2003

I keep getting annoying pop up messages when I am not even browsing the web,(I have broadband) is there any way to stop them through windows messenger or similar.they interfere with gameplay etc.Thanks

  hugh-265156 16:57 10 Oct 2003
  Jester2K II 18:28 10 Oct 2003

Stop Windows Messenger Spam click here

  rev.bem 18:32 10 Oct 2003

Assuming you have XP

Click start>

control panel>

performance and maintenance>

administrative tools>

services,scroll down and look for messenger,right click and select properties,set startup type to disabled and apply.

  Joanne_1 18:34 10 Oct 2003

In control panel click on administrative tools then on 'messenger', click on 'stop' then on the 'start up types' tab click on disable.

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