Getting rid of MSN sign-up

  spuds 22:24 13 Jun 2003
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Recently installed XP Home, and the MSN sign up page keeps appearing. I have gone through all the disable,remove procedures without success. I must be doing something wrong.How can I get rid of this annoyance.

  spuds 12:14 14 Jun 2003

wheelie- Tried that, still no success!!.MSN seems to return on re-boot.

nick-Yes,it is the Microsoft Messenger service. The annoyance is the full subscribe screen,that appears on booting-up, which seems to want you to subscribe to this service.

  spuds 22:07 14 Jun 2003

The Spires- Yes, tried that, no success.

Irishman- Its not a spyware, appears to be in XP Home programme.We have installed Ad-Aware and SpyBot,the MSN doesn't show up. Your link,no spreken ze deutch (;o)

  powerless 07:48 15 Jun 2003

If you want to remove messenger totally from your system...

VoG®'s post although it seems a strnage one is the only way to remove messenger from your computer.

  spuds 15:33 15 Jun 2003

For the further advice/suggestions.Will try the above out.

  spuds 21:19 15 Jun 2003

Thanks paperman27. Will take this in consideration, when I try the other suggestions.

  spuds 16:37 19 Jan 2004

Since raising the problem on the 13/06/03, I have had a computer upgrade including a new O/S,so the matter is now resolved. Should have kept check on my past postings but forgot.Appologies to you all.

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