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08 Feb 2011   #1

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How do I stop Messenger from opening up whenever I boot? Thanks in advance.

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08 Feb 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 / Windows 10 Pro x64

Start -> Run -> msconfig and in StartUp tab uncheck Windows Live Messenger.
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08 Feb 2011   #3

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Click your username top left on Messenger, select More options from context menu:

Windows Messenger-wlm_0.png

Select Sign in from left pane, unselect Start Messenger when I log on to my computer:

Windows Messenger-wlm_1.png

Click OK to save settings.


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