windows messenger

  neil67 11:54 05 Jan 2008

Can someone tell me how to switch off windows messenger on start up please

Many thanks neil

  FungusBoggieman 12:06 05 Jan 2008

you can turn it of all together
goto controlpannel/admintools/services
scoll down to messenger double click on messenger then start up type dropdown box select disable

  brundle 12:15 05 Jan 2008

3 versions of Messenger - Live Messenger (the most recent click here) etc or MSN Messenger 4.7/5.1 that starts up with XP on some systems?. The Windows Messenger service is not the same thing, and is disabled on systems with SP2 installed. click here

  brundle 12:17 05 Jan 2008

Remove the built-in version of Messenger altogether; click here

Only required if you use Windows Remote Assistance anyway

  neil67 12:38 05 Jan 2008

sorry guys forgot to say on vista home premium,i want to use it but i dont want it on start up

  brundle 13:01 05 Jan 2008

Go to Messenger options, untick as highlighted;
click here

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