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13-08-2003, 12:35 PM
i have not signed in windows messenger or intend to as i don't really use it, how can i remove messenger as my firewall indicator is showing me that messenger keeps trying to access the inernet every few seconds or so.

13-08-2003, 12:45 PM
have a look at FAQ#46 (http://pressf1.pcworld.co.nz/thread.jsp?forum=1&thread=21837)

13-08-2003, 12:46 PM
> have a look at FAQ#46 (http://pressf1.pcworld.co.nz/thread.jsp?forum=1&t
> read=21837)

Note: that FAQ will take a wee while to load, but it will load :)

13-08-2003, 07:08 PM
Run the line of code below in the run dialog and MSN Messenger will uninstall

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

13-08-2003, 08:15 PM
Hi realestate,

Have a look at the thread,MSN6,old or new version, below.

You will probably have to do what vk dre, has suggested but
you need to confirm what you want rid of!