messenger service pop ups

  paulj 18:40 23 Apr 2004

I keep getting pop ups that are titled messenger service. one tells me my computer may be infected with spyware. I have tried proprietry poopup stoppers but these dont seem too have any effect and appears to slow down my connection.
are there any ways to stop them in windows.I have win xp.

  Lozzy 18:47 23 Apr 2004

Open Control Panel then Admin Tools then services. Once open scroll down till you see Messenger highlight it then click Stop.. Close all down after that. Job Done

  paulj 18:54 23 Apr 2004

thanks lozzy Ill try that

  paulj 15:31 24 Apr 2004

It worked once again thanks lozzy

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