Microsoft Messenger and unwanted messages

  valfeast 18:40 08 Oct 2003

I have read the previous posts and have carried out the options/preferences and have unticked all the relevant boxes. I have also unticked the program in accessories. I am still receiving messages. What have I not done? I am running XP.

  VoG II 18:41 08 Oct 2003

Do you mean Messenger Service pop-ups? click here

  Jester2K II 18:42 08 Oct 2003

If this is Grey Messenger Service ads then

Stop Windows Messenger Spam - click here

Messenger Services ads have nothing to do with MSN Messenger.

  Jester2K II 18:42 08 Oct 2003

You always do that to me....

  VoG II 18:43 08 Oct 2003

It's 'cos I type less preamble...

  Jester2K II 18:44 08 Oct 2003

...give 'em someone elses program......

  powerless 18:44 08 Oct 2003
  VoG II 18:47 08 Oct 2003

OK then, the manual method click here

  The Spires 18:55 08 Oct 2003

Install a firewall would also be a solution.

  valfeast 18:57 08 Oct 2003

i only have to go away for two minutes and you guys are onto it! Thanks a lot

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