Windows messenger removal

  Rhuddlan 14:14 03 Jun 2004
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Is their a program or tool that can remove messenger for good, so it NEVER comes back, i have disbaled it in services butit is still running, Rhuddlan.

  VoG II 14:20 03 Jun 2004

In XP, Start, Run, type or paste in

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

and click OK.

  johnnyrocker 14:56 03 Jun 2004

or control panel add/remove progs left hnd side remove windows applications when it opens scroll down untick messenger ok/close reboot.

johnny.

  Rhuddlan 18:16 03 Jun 2004

Thanks for that, but whenever I exit from msn messenger, a windows messenger icon appears in the taskbar and won't close, i have unchecked the option of windows messenger starting when msn messenger is opened, but windows messenger doesn't seem to want to go away, i have also uninstalled it throgh tweak xp pro 2, any other ideas, regards, Rhuddlan.

  Barrie_G 18:47 03 Jun 2004

If you go here click here and down to Win XP Utilities there is a removal tool.

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