Window Messenger Pop Up Window

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by percy, Aug 4, 2004.

  1. percy

    percy OSNN Senior Addict

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    hi. i just re-installed my computer and i forgot to remove the window messenger pop-up window. how can i remove it from popping-up everytime?
    thanks. :(
     
  2. Kush

    Kush High On Life!

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    its not windows messenger its messneger service

    Windows 2000
    Click Start-> Settings-> Control Panel-> Administrative Tools->Services
    Scroll down and highlight "Messenger"
    Right-click the highlighted line and choose Properties.
    Click the STOP button.
    Select Disable or Manual in the Startup Type scroll bar
    Click OK


    Windows XP Home
    Click Start->Settings ->Control Panel
    Click Performance and Maintenance
    Click Administrative Tools
    Double click Services Scroll
    down and highlight "Messenger"
    Right-click the highlighted line and choose Properties.
    Click the STOP button.
    Select Disable or Manual in the Startup Type scroll bar
    Click OK


    Windows XP Professional
    Click Start->Settings ->Control Panel
    Click Administrative Tools
    Click Services
    Double click Services Scroll
    down and highlight "Messenger"
    Right-click the highlighted line and choose Properties.
    Click the STOP button.
    Select Disable or Manual in the Startup Type scroll bar
    Click OK


    Windows NT
    Click Start ->Control Panel
    Double Click Administrative Tools
    Select Services-> Double-click on Messenger
    In the Messenger Properties window, select Stop,
    Then choose Disable as the Startup Type
    Click OK
     
  3. rushm001

    rushm001 In the beginning...... Political User

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    disable the messenger service from running by using the services.msc applet.
     
  4. Tittles

    Tittles Dabba Dooba Political User

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    u know whats weird is yesterday somehow the service was enabled and started after havin it disabled for the past 5 or so months. I had to disable it again it was weird tho cause it never did that before.
     
  5. Kush

    Kush High On Life!

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    damn, they really want to spam u
     
  6. Tittles

    Tittles Dabba Dooba Political User

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    i get spam all the time...like my hotmail account...in a day its at 100% with junk mail.
     
  7. percy

    percy OSNN Senior Addict

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    did 'stop' the messenger. thanks for the reply. :)
     
  8. Electronic Punk

    Electronic Punk Administrator Staff Member Political User Folding Team

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    That service has no use on a PC that isn't on a network to be honest.