msn emoticon issue

  gazmix 01:32 01 Sep 2007
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Hi
Recently when using msn messenger it all froze & shut down!

I restarted it & the emoticons i have, some rude but fun, i can't see when i type them.
For instance when i type :) it looks to me like that & not the yellow smiley face! But the recipient sees the smiley face!

Before, if i typed :) or ;) i'd see the emoticon in my message i'd be writing.
What is the problem, i guess it's something in the settings or something!

Help appreciated.

  gazmix 12:26 01 Sep 2007

anyone??
i've tryed everything & can't seem to sort it! i assume its something in options i guess!!

  gazmix 15:59 01 Sep 2007

Can anyone help me with this please!!

When i type in the :) i usually get a smiley face appear in my sentence. Now all i get is :)
The recipient gets the yellow smiley face.
The same goes for all the emoticons, the default ones & the ones i have.

Help please

  VoG II 16:13 01 Sep 2007

In Windows Live Messenger it is Tools > Options > Messages > Show Emoticons.

  gazmix 16:20 01 Sep 2007

thanks
much appreciated!!

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