Windows Messenger - 'Search failed

  Graham. 19:44 05 Aug 2007
Locked

for an unknown reason' when I try to Add a contact. Version 5.1 installed.

  skidzy 20:36 05 Aug 2007

is there a reason why you are using Windows Messenger ?

You could try an earlier version of MSN or the latest Windows Live Messenger click here

Are you adding the contacts details correctly ?

  Graham. 22:56 05 Aug 2007

All my contacts use Windows Messenger.

  Graham. 23:06 05 Aug 2007

Can anyone else try a search, please?

  Graham. 15:24 07 Aug 2007

Has anyone succeeded in searching? Please try for me.

  birdface 19:57 07 Aug 2007

Why don't you download the Windows messenger that Skidzy left you.I don't know of anybody that uses the 5.1 version anymore.

  Graham. 20:01 07 Aug 2007

Will I be able to see my existing contacts?

  birdface 20:04 07 Aug 2007

Your contacts should be transferred to the new version.But a while since I done it ,I would wait till someone confirms.

  Graham. 20:26 07 Aug 2007

OK, I'm on Live Messenger now. I can't see how to search for a contact.

  birdface 20:31 07 Aug 2007

Just a little tip.Do not be tempted to download Messenger Plus,It causes a lot of problems.

  Graham. 20:33 07 Aug 2007

Thanks for the warning.

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Elsewhere on IDG sites

OnePlus 5 review

Best of the Grad Shows 2017: UAL Central Saint Martins

MacBook Pro 15-inch (2017) review

Comment connecter un MacBook à une TV ?