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MSN-Problems (IMZers)

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I get a lot of questions from people having problems with MSN Messenger. A lot of questions. MSN-Problems.com turns out to be a very helpful resource with recommendations for each of the various MSN Messenger versions and error codes that people are experiencing. There’s also a very active forum with even more advice from folks very knowledgeable and on-top of current Messenger issues.

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160 comments on “MSN-Problems (IMZers)”

  1. Hey,

    I am experiencing a problem with my MSN. I signed in on a friends computer and then somehow till now (after 2 weeks) all my conversation on my pc still appear on my friends pc. This is a really annoying problem because i cant have any privacy in my conversation knowing that the window will pop up at my friends house. I dont know what the problem is or how to solve it. Please try and solve my problem. Thank you

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  2. Hey,

    I am experiencing a problem with my MSN. I signed in on a friends computer and then somehow till now (after 2 weeks) all my conversation on my pc still appear on my friends pc. This is a really annoying problem because i cant have any privacy in my conversation knowing that the window will pop up at my friends house. I dont know what the problem is or how to solve it. Please try and solve my problem. Thank you

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  3. Hey, i recently had an accident with my computer and deleted everything off it, however my dad did manage to restore everything vut some of the files to my msn went missing and so i cannot either delete msn messenger 7.0 or download a new msn, please help

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  4. hey, i have recently baught a new computer and it is on a wireless network using a d-link router, the internet works fine however when i try to sign into msn 7.5 the program locks up and stops responding. i have tried reinstalling and firewall ports. can anyone suggest anything plzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz. X e-mail me

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  5. i went on this wensite called ‘im names’ and now whenever i have a conversation with someone it pops up automatically, how do i sop this???? please help

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  6. My friend and I chat on messenger all the time.Or we used to. Now when he signs in if he tries to send a message it knocks him off. If I send the first message to him most of the time we are ok but can you tell us why he is having this problem?

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  7. I cant stay in a conversation because every time someone adds me into one i get thrown out and it comes up as find out who is blocking you then it says your experiancing internet problems and no longer apart of this convo and thats weird because my interner is working just fine.

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  8. I’m having difficulty in signing into msn messenger 7.5. Firstly in the box where you type in your email address, the computer freezes for about 1 min and then my email address appears after a long time. Secondly When I sign in the message “Signing to MSN messenger failed because the service is temporarily unavailable. Please try again later.” so a tired again but nothing. I could sign into the Web msn messenger perfectly so my microsoft password was fine, and so was my service status which signed in perfectly. When I went into options and cnnection troubleshooter test. I teseted msn messenger and noticed that ‘Wireless’ was not ticked? My firewall setting allow full acess to msn messenger, and i’ve changed my password many times to fix the problem and reinstalled msn messenger but no result. My hotmail uses the same account and signs in perfectly. I even went on changing msn messenger acounts and changed everything but still no luck. I dont know what’s wrong. Please help!

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  9. Hi I’m having a problem with installing the new msn messenger 8?? I get a error code called 1603 and I have looked averywhere and tried so many things but it dosn’t work!! Now I have msn 7.5 but When I want to wright my email it freezes for a couple of seconds and after that a try signing in but I get som kind of Code that says the firewalla could be blocking but I tried averything and I searcht on the internet and tried many things but it still dosn’t work!! PLEASE HELP ME!!!!

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  10. Hey, I didn’t have any msn problems before until i accidently pressed the webcam button which lagged my comp for a few seconds and then i closed it after this i couldn’t see dps and others couldn’t see mine, i can’t see custom emotions, i can’t recieve or transfer files(becuz the other person can’t see the files i sent) and i can’t play msn games (becuz when i accpet it doesn’t show to dem as i accepted) i’ve tried reinstalling tools> options > etc etc but nothing works please help if u would oh and how do i take away my asian tab it stays the asian tab even if i reinstall and all my comps in english format though its just the msn tab and the games all in asian , please help ><

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  11. Leo.
    We have a new phone service (sprit) and now when someone call and we are on the computer it kicks us off. When we do the*70 the phone service put in the web phone connection which is too many numbers when the phone dials. We are not tech wiz.
    than you Barb

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  12. Hi, I always used to put pictures on my my space from my laptop.. As of about June 17th I haven’t been able to put any pictures on because it says I have to download something and when ever I try it freezes my laptop. Im not the only person Having this problem another friend of mine has it too.. And when ever I try to DL this thing for my space my active X control comes on.. I’ve made it so my block checker thing allows the page and everything. Some one help please.. Its for msn 7.5

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  13. NO ONE CAN SEE MY MSN PROFILE PICTURE WHILE ON MESSENGER AND I CANT SEE THERES WHAT IS THE PROBLEM IT TAKES THE FUN OUT 🙁

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  14. when i go to sine in on my msn it says sank about a fire wall problem it think i need to tern somethink on of tern it off (thx)

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  15. How can I recover lost emotions. My daughter unchecked the remember me box on the sign in page of MSN V7.5. She has rechecked the remember me box with her name but now all her emotions are gone. Any idea how to recover them? Thank you

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  16. I recently discovered that my ex boyfriend had been reading my emails and logging on to my msn (It kept showing you have logged on from another computer). I have spoken to him and he has now stopped but I keep getting an error and msn throws me out as soon as I log on and I still get told occasionally that I m logging on at another computer!! Are these errors because my ex had been using my msn or is someone still reading my email and logging on to my msn.

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  17. ok lol this is going to sound funny but i was talking to a friend and my msn was typing its self saying really nasty things to him but i wasnt typing but it said i was what i wana know is is it posable for mt friend to be talking for me some how :S

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  18. when i send someone a message one minute its fine but the next minute its sayin message cannot be sent and does it for about 5 minutes or just does it all the time to evryone i try and talk to. ive checked i am connected and everything and they can message me and see webcam but i cant message back can anyone help please

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  19. I had installed the newest msn beta version but i didn’t like the appearance so uninstalled and reinstalled 7.5. After i did this, i no longer gets sounds when i get messages from people. When i go to the sounds tab and click on msn messenger, the browse button is greyed out so i can’t pick a sound. Do you know how i can get this back.

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  20. Hello, I have one big problem with MSN. I use MSN 7.0 for Windows 2000 and I use ZoneAlarm Security Suite 6.5. When ZoneAlarm is turn, I don’t see pictures on MSN of my contacts!!! And they don’t see my picture on MSN…. But, when I turn off ZoneAlarm, picure is visible. IM Security in ZoneAlarm is turn off and everythings is allowed. Can you help me, what I need to do that I can see pictures on MSN of contacts? Thanks.

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  21. I am having trouble with the microphones when using MSN Messenger Video Call. I can hear the other person, but they can’t hear me. Am using a DLink Webcam and doesn’t seem to matter if I choose PC Webcam or my Realtek Audio for the microphone. ANy suggestions?

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  22. I have a problem with MSN. I use MSN 8.0 for Windows XP. I don’t see pictures on MSN of my contacts!!! And they don’t see my picture on MSN!!!When i try to turn on the webcan i cant do it to…Any suggestions?
    Thanks

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  23. hi my msn is really stuff it ALWAYS says Signing in to MSN messenger failed because the service is temporarily unavailable. Please try again later. 81000314 :S HELP me PLEASE..

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  24. help
    something happend i did everything i was asked to do on the website and on the troubloeshooter it keeps saying
    failed to connct to the service. This could be due improper
    proxy or firewall settings. Please review your proxy and firewall
    settings.
    I did lots of things but it still wont log me in
    please help

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  25. Hello, I was wondering if you could please help me.

    My problem seemed to have started when I got MSN Live.
    When ever I try to play a game with someone, it tries to connect but cannot and says ‘page cannot be displayed’ like a normal internet page.
    I’m not sure if a virus caused it because I ran two virus scans using different programs and they picked up nothing.
    I tried uninstalling Live and reinstalling 7.5 but that didn’t change anything.
    I’ve since reinstalled Live and am currently using that.
    Please help me.

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  26. i have a cam but i am under proxy connection don’t know how to make it work and i need it so much Leo i didn’t see my ex gf for 3 years and i need that so much leo .. i have msn7 because its the only version work under my network so can u help me with that? can u help me to make my cam work and her cam too ????
    thanxe for ur time and hope u have a solution for me

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  27. Hi i have a problem with my msn account. When i signed on my account all my contacts are removed from ym list and the groups too.The groups that are left are cowokers,family,friends and offline.I called my friend he said he sees me online and i don;t even have him on my list no more. can you tell me whats wrong 🙁

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  28. every time i have tried to add a contact it says that my contacts list is full so i deleted contcts but it still says it. Why do i do?

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  29. I have a weird problem. I have msn 8 and have different screen names/ accounts. My Primary account is not showing my buddy window after I select it from my buddy list. However , the buddy does get a spot in my toolbar. When I try to click on it. It speeds from the far right and goes back to the tool bar. I click again and it goes back to the right ..far right . Not to be seen at all. My Buddy instant messages me and I get all the sounds but no window to be looked at. I keep on getting msnmgr-bad image.. I have uninstalled msn. I have uninstalled the Live Plus. And reinstalled all back..only to find I still have the problem. When I sign on to another screen name/account everything works great. With the exception of the PLUS. Now the plus is not loading on to my MSN. I have it on the main window but when I click on it it says it wsnt installed. SO therefore I tried to 5 times to instal it but it doesnt work..SO I am very confused with all this..HELP!!! Yhanks

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  30. First, I don’t see an “article” “that everyone is commenting on” – only problem statements from various people, without a response, so I’m not sure what the article is. Second, I did a search on my problem on google and nothing came up. My problem is this: I cannot see my inbox using the MSN premium butterfly software.I can see my inbox from hotmail, but from there I can’t move emails around to my stored files. I contacted qwest and msn (msn would not help me). Qwest said under their contract they were obligated to help, but could not find the source of the problem. They helped me uninstall and reinstall the software and spend 2 hours on the phone with me trying to figure it out, but could not. Any clues? Thanks for any help.

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  31. “The article that everyone is commenting on” is at the top of the page where you entered your comment.

    Unfortunately, no clues on your problem. I do hear about it from time to time, and it does appear to be an MSN/Hotmail related problem, but as you can see, support is lacking.

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  32. Hi Guys,

    Every time I open MSN from a desktop icon, the window appears briefly then closes to the info trya. When I click on the icon there it does the same thing. I cant get the window to stay open long enough, even to sign in. This happens with all the accounts on my laptop. Strangely enough, I can access MSN through Trillian, Any ideas??? Sorry I should have said, I am using Windows Live Messenger.

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  33. I have another user loggin into msn. She wants to IM her friends. However, when she clicks send it will kick her out after 5 seconds. Do you know why it’s doing this?

    Thanks,
    Carol

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  34. I can use MSN and all related MSN programs in safe mode but I can’t use it in normal mode. I can’t log on to my hotmail account or use MSN messenger in Normal mode. Why?

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  35. ok guy i have a small problem and its really startin to do my head in iv got msn 7.5 and l8ly it wont let me add any1 or if some1 adds me it wont let me accpet them to my contact list it says i need to delete some contacts coz my contact list is full so iv deleted about 30 odd maybe more and yet it still says it can any1 help me and tell me how to stop this plzz send me an email or reply here ma msn is Wacko_Jacko31@msn.com thanks

    Thanks
    Jacko

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  36. Okay my msn wont let me add anyone…i click add contact and put their email in it and it says i added them but their name does not pop up, and they tell me they added me too and mine isnt popping up ??

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  37. Hi, I have serveral accounts on msn.
    but my general account seems to have developped a problem. When I log in on this account everything seems to be ok, but there is something wrong. it so happens that everyone who TRIES to send me a message, gets the “Delivery failure notification”. this means that no one is able to send me messages!! HOWEVER, when I have opened a conversation with someone, he/she is able to talk to me, this is very weird and above all VERY annoying. it is the first problem on msn I havent been able to solve myself.. I hope anyone can help me ASAP with this problem, Oh yeah btw I use msn 7.5 but I dont think the version has anything to do with it because my other accounts work just fine.. thanks in advance

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  38. Hi, I have serveral accounts on msn.
    but my general account seems to have developped a problem. When I log in on this account everything seems to be ok, but there is something wrong. it so happens that everyone who TRIES to send me a message, gets the “Delivery failure notification”. this means that no one is able to send me messages!! HOWEVER, when I have opened a conversation with someone, he/she is able to talk to me, this is very weird and above all VERY annoying. it is the first problem on msn I havent been able to solve myself.. I hope anyone can help me ASAP with this problem, Oh yeah btw I use msn 7.5 but I dont think the version has anything to do with it because my other accounts work just fine.. thanks in advance

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  39. Hi I have the samprobem as Cyrys. No problem logging in, I can start a conversations get maybe a couple of answers, but no one can start a conversation to me or answer me if we leave the window open for a few minutes.I’ve reinstalled latest software, tried with trillian but Im lost know. Neeed help with this very annoying problem.

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  40. Every time I start MSN LIVE it runs only for a few seconds,and then a window opens up and states it has encountered a problem and need to close.
    Al tho it will still send messages to whom every I am talking to until I click on the pop up window and tell it send /dont send
    I then when restarting it all seems fine for a few seconds and then it happens again I have reinstalled. HELP…

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  41. I can’t log in to my or msn or hotmail account an i need to set up access to a webcam. Is there an alternative? Does MSN give a monkey’s now its established its rule on earth?
    Come on Bill get your digit out and apply some of your millions to the poor bu**ers who’ve contributed towards your wealth. I can’t even access the MSN homepage. How cr*p is that?

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  42. when i am on msn things keep sending to my contacs by itself and i have changed my password but it still sends things.

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  43. Hy!I have a problem with msn messenger and it drives me crazy!Since friday this thing happens:I connect,I start talking to a person,I say something,she says something and after a short time(half an hour-one hour)I can’t send any more messages!I receive that “the message didn’t get to all recepients” thing.she appears to be online,but I still can’t send her messages:(I really need to talk with that person so I would appreciate if you could help me,please…and one more thing,is it possible that emails don’t get to the contact who I’m sending them to?PS:sorry for speaking mistakes

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  44. Hello Leo
    Only just found this website…
    I was about to sign in on MSN and found that it didnt sign in so i tried the troubleshoot programm but it says that the “key ports” is not found which seemed strange. My sister has it and hers signs on straight away.
    It only just did this today as it worked fine the last couple of days!
    Please could you help
    Many thanks,
    Joe

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  45. I have a problem with my msn,when i click to open the program a box comes up sayin “the application failed to initialize properly (0xc0000142)click ok to terminate and when i click ok nothing happend and my msn doesnt open i need help please contact me with help and information
    Thanks,John

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  46. hey
    i’ve never really had any problems with my msn, but lately when i try to talk to one person in particular, my whole msn freezes and i have to close it and re-start msn messenger.
    do you know why this happens, and could you tell me how to fix it ?
    thanks, allison.

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  47. Hey, everytime when i open my MSN it’s not on the screen you see it pops up and moves to the left outside of the screen. Please help me.

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  48. windows live messenger goes weird on me, my name will randomly change to what it was before, it will randomly log me out and in even if the internet doesnt go off, and thinks i type dont send to the other person

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  49. Hi Leo. The problem I’ve been having for a few months now, is whenever I’m signed into MSN for about 20 minutes, I still appear to be online, as do my contacts, but it stops delivering my messages and my status won’t change – it’s as if my computer thinks I’m still signed in but the internet doesn’t. Then when I sign out, MSN informs me the messages I’ve sent have not been delivered. Look forward to your reply =]

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  50. hiya, im having trouble with my msn it will not ler me type messages to some people this has happend to some of my friends also. do you know any ways of fixing this or if its a problem with msn at the moment thanks

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  51. hiya its a nickname problem.. my friends see my nickname as what it should be but to me i see it was meee says : instead of what my friends see it as which should be xoxREBECCAxox please help it is beging to realy bug me !!!

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  52. I just moved to Europe and downloaded MSN so I could talk to my friends here AND in America. When I talk to my friends in America, there are NO problems but when I talk to my friends in Europe, I can’t see A LOT of the stuff they write. Why is that and how can I fix it?

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  53. Have been experiencing this problem for a couple of days now. I can sign in fine, everyone can see me, i can see them, but as soon as i try to msg them or they try and msg me the application quits! It offers me to send a report which i have done on several occasions, but nothing appears to be happening about it…wondering if you can help?

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  54. hello i have a problem i want to send some files to my friend but i cant..i cant send them to him and i cant recieve files from him either

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  55. hey everytime i log into msn lately i have to retype my personal message, whereas before it would just be saved onto my msn whenever i logged in and its annoying trying to change it everytime i log in.
    any suggestions?

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  56. hey Leo
    I got a big problem, every time I log in my msn work a couple of minutes and then log off and on too many times, when I try to make a video call msn log off again, I thought it was the internet but my brother’s account haven’t this problem, and sometimes i can’t see my friend’s pictures or emoticons.. can you help me with my problems please? I;m really bored because of this problem.

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  57. when i intiate a conversation a link is sent to the person who i am talking to: the link is:
    audio.ya.com/topflog

    I have removed msn and re-installed it but the problem persists. Please advice on solutions

    ( I have been unable to search for the solutuon from your comments)

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  58. hello Leo….i’m glad that at last i found someone whom he can help and thanks a lot. My problem is that when i try to log using Windows Live Messenger, an error occurs and it says that my contact list is not available. I have been having this problem maybe for two weeks now! and i’m really bored that i can’t talk to my friends 🙁 i hope u can help me and thanks a lot 🙂
    Karen

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  59. HI,I am having trouble with msn because even if i put both my email and my password correct, it won’t let me connect…i don’t know why

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  60. Hi, i go offline on msn and when i come back online and try to speak to people it crashes. About 2 weeks ago it was fine, how can i fix this problem because the only way it works again is by re-logging in?

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  61. Greetings Leo 🙂

    Ummm I have a small problem, my msn doesn’t show me who logged in, but I hear the sound. And everytime I want to know who entered, I go to the contacts and remember who entered lately by trying to remember the list before that person enters, can you please find a solution?

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  62. Hey Leo,
    I have a major probleme with my msn messenger. Someon told me to past “this code” into my personnal message. Now I can’t log in anymore, errorcode: 80004005
    But when I try to log in on my brothers messenger account, there is no probleme at all. SO I think it has something to do with the code?

    PLease help me,

    Jens

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  63. hi..
    I need help big time.. when i talk to people some messages dont get sent to them and that automatic message thing telling me that the message couildnt be deliverd to all receipitants dosnt come up ! so i dont know what this is… the things i have tried..
    1) Changed email address
    2)changed computers
    it happens to everyone.. i have T1 internet – never disconnects.. please dude youve got to help me !! anyone else out there not he problem my email is.. [Email Address Removed]. Cheers

    Danny

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  64. hey a while ago i linked my hotmail account to my mobile so that i received a message telling me when i got an email… how do i cancel this ?

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  65. My problem started last night when my msn suddenly freezed and now whatever i do i can’t get msn starting again, i reinstalled it like 5 times,do you know what to do?

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  66. hello i am having some weird problems, my msn messenger only lets me log on after i get the trouble shooter to repair it, and only sometimes, also it tells me i have 3 pending requests but i can’t load the page. what should i do?

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  67. HEY LEO.
    I HAVE EXACTLY THE SAME PROBLEM AS THIS PERSON>>>

    (hi..
    I need help big time.. when i talk to people some messages dont get sent to them and that automatic message thing telling me that the message couildnt be deliverd to all receipitants dosnt come up ! so i dont know what this is… the things i have tried..
    1) Changed email address
    2)changed computers
    it happens to everyone.. i have T1 internet – never disconnects.. please dude youve got to help me !! anyone else out there not he problem my email is.. [Email Address Removed]. Cheers

    Danny

    Posted by: Danny at August 5, 2007 09:25 AM)

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  68. The other day in the middle of a conversation my keyboard screwed up.All the letters on my keyboard are the complete opposite.Like if I put “wat” it comes out as “,ay” its so wierd and its only on Msn.

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  69. These automatic messags keep coming p everytime i speak saying….’I know who’s blocking me on MSN because I use http://www.block-checker.com‘ and another saying’Get screen names that suit your mood on http://www.IM-Names.com (it’s free)’ and its so annoyin i need to get rid of them because they do it every time i speak and are a pain ..!!! how do i get rid of them..!!please help meee..!

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  70. —–BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE—–
    Hash: SHA1

    Sounds like spyware, adware or a virus. Make sure you scan with up to date
    anti-virus and anti-spyware software.

    Leo

    —–BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE—–
    Version: GnuPG v1.4.7 (MingW32)

    iD8DBQFG5u65CMEe9B/8oqERAsuDAJ4qKIpnVd8A+sySO2XP0e/ERUtW9wCeNIKs
    BwSgaehLXTWN3FQfRs2g/OE=
    =bryp
    —–END PGP SIGNATURE—–

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  71. when i click on msn the screen turn black then when it starts up again the colore of the whole screen changes looks wierd this started since we downloaded live mesenger

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  72. Recently, my msn does not show my contacts screen names in their characters. I know its my msn and not theirs, do you any ideas on how to solve this problem?

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  73. i cant log onto windows live messenger. when i enter my email and password it comes up with error code: 8004888d it says signing into windows live messenger failed because the service is temporary unavailable. please try again later. also cant access my emails through hotmail keeps coming up saying cannot find server. its been like this for 3 days now.

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  74. need .. when i talk to people some messages dont get sent to them and that automatic message thing telling me that the message couildnt be deliverd to all receipitants dosnt come up ! so i dont know what this is… the things i have tried..

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  75. Hi there,

    I have 6 pending request’s in msn messenger, yet when I click them, it come’s up ” This programme cannot display the webpage ”

    ” Most like causes ”

    – You are not connected to the internet – I am.
    – The website is encountering problems – For this long?
    – There might be a typing error in the address – It is a direct link.

    Any help would be appreciated. Thank you.

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  76. i have a problem on msn,i have one of my friend who is on my list but i cant see if he is online or no and im trying to add him on my list but its giving already in ur list ,what can i do please help m

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  77. When I try to install I click on the downloaded icon, click run, and then it starts to do something but then comes up with “Error creating process” a whole lot of random letters, then “Reason: the system cannot find the path specified.”

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  78. My msn signs in, then a few minutes later it loses connection and signs me out again, and keeps doing it. How do I stop it doing this

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  79. i have a very strangeee problem with msn live when ever i log the hard disk keeps working continously and laps always flashing for no reasons even if only msn is on , and peaople i remove are always comign back each time i log as if i log newly in each time if any one knows answer ill be thankful!

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  80. my messenger wont start. i doube clicked the icon nothing happen it will open and the quickly close, I have unstalled and restalled this nothing has worked

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  81. I’ve got this problem… I can sign in on msn, and I will remain signed in.. but after a while it doesn’t ‘refresh’ anymore, so if someone went offline, I still see the person’s status as online. Also, after a couple of minuts my reactions don’t arrive anymore, neither do the one’s of the other person. So after about 20 minuts I can keep talking, but none of it will arrive.. It is quite frustrating and I really don’t see the problem =S can you help me out?

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  82. Alse she posts and other website at a diffrent time about getting free thung and etc. Can you tell me how to get rid of the ALL please?

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  83. You (or your friend sending the link) probably logged to a site recently and gave your msn password. Now the site uses your password to log in msn and send a link to all your contacts. New meaning to the expression “viral marketing”…

    To fix, change your password.

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  84. it seems that almost everyone on my contact list have trojans on their computer. I cant trust anything sent to me. how can i know which file is trojan and which file is real?

    because somethings are obvious to be .. trojan but somethings arent

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  85. i am trying to get my MSN Messenger. When i’m at the Windows Live Installer part, it downloads only so far then is stops. i dont get an error message but i do get a “get help with this for Messenger, Sign in Assistant and Toobar. i click on that and it runs me thru a general troubleshooter cjeck list starting with: are you connected to the internet! i’m no comouter tech but i know my internet is connected. can anyone help?

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  86. i’m having a problem. My computer identity keeps tellimg me i have 3 email messages, but I don’t. It doesn’t matter what I do, I can’t get it to stop telling me that. It’s telling me that my hotmail address has 3, every time I start my computer and sign in. How do I fix that?

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  87. hey leo. I have a problem with Windows Live. The Problem is that I am online and I’m surfing the web and im logged onto MSN. however when i send messages it says that they werent recived, nontheless these messages go through after countless copy and pastes. Is this an Internal problem with Microsoft because everything else seems perfect. Thanks a lot

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  88. dear leo…

    i have following problem since 2006… generally i use the latest version of MSN messenger and Microsoft Windows…(now msn 8.5 and windows vista)

    2 years ago people (generally from turkey) starts to add me their msns and it starts to alert me on my every sign-in… i block whoever i dont want to chat but after a few days i noticed that i am blocking and deleting the same people everytime i sign-in… after a month the number of people reached 200… and it is obviously very very annoying to do the same thing on the same names everytime i sign in…

    i prefer to change my e mail adress… use it about 1 year… and it is stoled… then again i turn back my old msn (vural@hotmail.com)…

    msn is updated the program and now they keep the contact list on internet i think…
    so i create a new group on my account and keep the unrequired people as blocked in it… but now it didnt work properly on different computers… and again i need to block that same people when i sign in from different computers… btw the number reaches 700 now… also some computers which lower configuration is crash when i sign-in related this issue…

    how we can solve this problem? have u got any idea?

    also one year ago suddenly my shearing folders option get dissapeard… so i cant use it too… i read the help files about this thing and it says hard-disks must be ntsc format… which mine it like that… so i cant solve this too…

    pls pls help me about this issues…

    thanks…

    vural vural

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  89. hi everytime i am on msn after say about 20 mins to half an hour it turns off itself. the computer stays on but sign off msn. im not sure wt the problems is here?
    also most times my computer will not allow me to open my desktop icons i try clicking but it dosn’t work. also i can go in start menu that all but cannot click owt in there either. please help me i have tried many things but no success.

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  90. Hey. About half a year ago, I had to reinstall MSN because it was deleted. After I installed it again everything was fine. But now, whenever someone signs in, I get a new email, or sometimes when someone talks to you, a window pops up that says “Error report” it says that windows has encountered a problem, and needs to shut MSN down. It has the options ‘send error report’ or ‘don’t send.’ If you click don’t send, it just signs out of MSN, but if you click send error report, another screen that says ‘sending error report’ comes up for about 1 second, and then MSN signs out. Please help, it is very annoying having to sign in and out of MSN all the time. It also does it even if you’re not talking to anyone.
    Thanks.

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  91. hi leo.
    when i want to open msn an error code come out:872ee7.It actually blocks the explorer and opera to connect to the net ,however skype and net tv is working,
    I can`t find anything about that damn error on the net so please tell me some good news.
    thanx a lot.

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  92. Hey Leo,
    I only just got a new laptop yesterday and I put the new version of msn on it this morning. It was working fine and then I downloaded Lime Wire and Java, then turned my computer off. Then when I came back and turned it on and everytime that i typed my e-mail address in and my password it wouldnt let me remember myself and kept coming up with the error code 80070005. Then I restored my computer again and took Lime Wire and Java off and deleted Msn Messenger and downloaded it again but it is still doing the same thing as before. If you can help me that would be great, Thanks
    Katelyn =)

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  93. hi leo i have a problem i have internet but my msn doesnt want to work why ?? and on my brothers pc my msn works pls help as soon as possible

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  94. hi leo
    im having problems wiht my emoticons all of a sudden the dissapeared how can i get them back already went to options it sais they are there but in reality they are not
    thanks

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  95. when i go on msn it says send error report then if i click dont send or send ither way it closes msn. So i have to go back to msn sign in then it just does it again

    WHY!!!!!!????

    Thanks Leo

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  96. my msn is not leeting me to sign in and if i sign in everythin I write becomes red and theres written unable to send :S:S:S what can it be?

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  97. Hi!
    On My Msn. I changed my password! and since then there is this thing that keeps sending to people saying somthing like ” can i put this picture on my space” THAT IM NOT SENDING!!!!
    please help me!!!
    Tillie =)

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  98. Hi,
    I can’t find the answer to this questions anywhere. Yesterday when I logged into MSN messenger all of my contact list was deleted except for one person (and her address was blocked). Could this be from a virus and how can I get my list back?

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  99. Leo,
    Sometimes on msn I will be having multiple conversations. On one all my messages are sent and received but on the other it is not going through.

    It also lags and stops responding frequently.

    This has all been happening for about a week and i havent changed my msn version or anything at all!

    Help me

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  100. Hi Leo,

    The last few days msn messenger has been playing up. There are 3 accounts on our computer and when other people log into msn messenger it works fine most the time, but sometimes and ALL THE TIME when i log in, and go to talk to someone or go to view a message i received while offline it comes up with this window:
    Windows Live messenger has encountered a problem and needs to close.
    and when i go into s something about regarding the condition of windows live messenger when the problem occured: the operating system version and computer hardware in use: your digital product ID which would be used to identify your license and the internet protocol address of your computer. I have no idea what all that means but msn seems t to have run fine for my partner this morning. please HELP!!!! 🙁

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  101. look, i have had the e-mail: name@msn.com for at least 10 years…all of a sudden…”Poof!”, it’s gone…where?..why?…when???… how?? i have a lot of contacts and folders in this e-mail…please can some one please tell, show, fax, or pigeon flight this info to me….i’m dangling on a limb…any help would be greatly appreciated (no, you won’t be put in my will)

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  102. when i send someone a message one minute its fine but the next minute its sayin message cannot be sent and does it for about 5 minutes or just does it all the time to evryone i try and talk to. ive checked i am connected and everything and they can message me and see webcam but i cant message back can anyone help please

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  103. my msn wont let me show the song im listening to in my personal message anymore, and i want it to even though its checked off saying it shows what im listening to, but it doesnt.
    what do i do ?

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  104. when i go on msn it says send error report then if i click dont send or send ither way it closes msn. So i have to go back to msn sign in then it just does it again

    WHY!!!!!!????

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  105. When i go into msn and i start a conversation with one of my contacts, it goes funny after a few minutes. What i mean is, i do not get my contacts messages when they are chatting to me, or if i do get their conversation its usally 10 mins later. They can get my conversation and see me type but i dont get there’s….why is that?

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  106. Hi,
    I can log into my msn fine but then after a few minutes it closes without telling me the reason. I’ve looked around and can’t find any information to help me plz answer my question.

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  107. Hi,
    I can log into my msn fine but then after a few minutes it closes without telling me the reason. I’ve looked around and can’t find any information to help me plz answer my question.

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  108. I have a serious problem with 8.5 and 9 BETA MSN ! Some of my contacts are shown offline but actually they are online ! I tried removing the application and reinstalling it again but it’s still the same =[ What can I do ??

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  109. When I log ?nto my msn account ?f I have contacts onl?ne they rece?ve a msg from me ?nclud?ng a p?cture f?le wh?ch I have not sent..lately I am rece?v?ng s?m?lar msgs from them. Has my account been hacked??

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  110. Whenever i log into msn it shows me all my contacts and then a box pops up and says windows messenger has stopped working trying to figure out repairs and then shuts off

    plz can sumone help me i am so upset cus i want too chat 2 all me m8s

    thanks jess

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  111. hello,
    i installed mesenger beta but didn’t like it. so i uninstalled it. i think. and now i have tried to instal ordinary messenger but it comes up with a box that says:

    There was a problem with this installation. Windows Live Suite was not installed.
    system error details
    code: 0x8000ffff
    Description: catastrophic failure.

    what does this meen and how can i install messenger again?
    can you please help me??
    thank you.

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  112. O.K ii pressed ctrl + space….now ii don’t know how to get MSN messenger back up! ii double cliicked iit agaiin and “POOF!” nothiing happens!!

    HELLLLLLLLPPP ii WiiLL LOVE you forever and alawys!

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  113. hi I have a big problem with my msn i downloaded msn beta the newest 1 and i realize i could not add new people so i deleted beta off my computer 2 get a lower version and now although deleted the computer tells me that beta it is still there and i cannot grade down or overwrite how do i get my windows live messenger back?

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  114. i got the same problem as emily.
    hello,
    i installed mesenger beta but didn’t like it. so i uninstalled it. i think. and now i have tried to instal ordinary messenger but it comes up with a box that says:

    There was a problem with this installation. Windows Live Suite was not installed.
    system error details
    code: 0x8000ffff
    Description: catastrophic failure.

    what does this meen and how can i install messenger again?
    can you please help me??
    thank you.

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  115. For the last several days now, I keep getting on Hotmail a message that says that it is temp. univable… Is there something wrong? What can I do?

    Thank you

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  116. Hi there, yes my question how can i unstalled my msn? Becouse everytimes i signing in. It’s always signing me off, but i didn’t do anything…please help me i really need your help right away!!!

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  117. I was using windows live messenger with msn translator to comunicate with a friend on mine in Brazil. Everything was fine. The translator stopped working. I have reinstalled messenger. openned a new account. The msn translator comes up and lets me type , but won’t send the translation.? Any ideas?

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  118. hi i am using msn 2009 and every time i try to use my web cam i cannot says that the function is not available right now. how can i fixed?

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  119. Hi Leo,
    i have MSN and when i click on the shortcut in my desktop the secreen will turn black and a box will come up saying: A program needs your premission to countinue so i click countinue but after that nothing happens.

    Please Help Me
    Thanks in Advance

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  120. Hi Mr. Leo,
    I have MSN and i’ve been having problems lately.

    When i sign in to MSN, about 10 minutes later, the internet gets cut off.

    i then exit the MSN, wait for about 5 minutes, and then the internet connection is back.

    when i re-login again, the same problem occurs.

    What should i do?

    I’ve installed the latest the MSN and the problem is still there.

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  121. everytime i talk to someone i minimize their window and whenever i click back on the window it says error and it always signs me out. can this be fixed?

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  122. As I am listening to my windows media player and I sign into MSN (specifically hotmail) the internet connection goes off and when I bring it back up, I cannot get any sound out of my computer until I totally re-boot. I have made sure all of the updates are loaded but am wondering what to do next. Help

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  123. HI, I’M USING INTERNET EXPLORER 7.0.5730.11 AND USE MY MSN AS MY HOMEPAGE. I HAVE NOT BEEN ABLE TO GET THE STOCK QUOTES SEGMENNT TO WORK. ALSO GETTING THE MESSAGE “DONE, BUT WITH ERRORS ON PAGE FREQUENTLY.” WHAT CAN I DO TO FIX THIS.

    THANKS,
    BRAD

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  124. hi leo
    ive been haveing all sorts of problems with my pc since i installed the new msn ie. my pc very slow msn wont open sometimes. can u please help

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  125. At first i got a error poping out when i had msn so i tried to delete the file and reinstall but the setup says i got the program already . When i tried clicking the msn icon it cant ? Can you help me with this ? Thank you !

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  126. Anytime i go to send someone a message my msn messenger closes. It only did it every once in awhile when i had the old msn messenger but when i updated it, it wont let me send a message at all.

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  127. hey
    im using msn 2009 joint with messenger plus
    i cannot have joint conversations
    the option at the top of the page is grey
    so i cannot select it
    in any conversations
    ive checked options
    cant find anything wrong thats not ticked or anything

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  128. i enjoy msn chatrooms,today 5-10-09 i was suddenly banned from chat,i have no idea why,i followed all rules and did not say anything wrong,the banned came from a adminisrater named rj3 or simular name.Can you please tell me why?Thank you

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  129. heyy leo, i delete my new msn from my computer and i trued to redownload it and it says its already in my home drive but i cant seem to find it anywhere on my comp, even in teh control panel .. can you please help me cause ive been trying to fix this problem for months

    thank you

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  130. leo i am having trouble with msn messenger. messenger is in my email and also on the regular msn. when i go to my email the other one signs me out? can you help?

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