MSN not Windows Messenger

  woodpecker 22:39 04 Aug 2004
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Hi I want to set MSN messenger not Windows Messenger in my 'set access programs and defaults' only one slight problem in none of the 3 (Microsoft Windows, Non Microsoft, Custom) tabs does it allow me to choose MSN Messenger even though I d/l'd it and installed it using all the defaults. Still in custom the only option is Windows Messenger which I hate. How can I get the thing to recognise MSN as an option in custom so that it makes it the default.

Many Thanks!

P4 2.8K
O/S WinXP
MSN Messenger 6.2

  Smegs 23:06 04 Aug 2004
  Chegs ® 23:18 04 Aug 2004

Or remove it by Start/Run and copy/paste this...


RunDll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection %windir%\INF\msmsgs.inf,BLC.Remove


and Windows Messenger is gone.

  woodpecker 23:21 04 Aug 2004

Many thanks, will this stop MSN Messenger from working at all do you know?

  Smegs 23:46 04 Aug 2004

Windows messenger=Yes, MSN Messenger=No.

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