Windows 7 Forums

Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.

Windows 7: Windows live messenger will not sign in automatically

27 Jul 2012   #1
Renee 50

Windows y 64 bit professional
Windows live messenger will not sign in automatically

I have a new win 7 64 bit computer. I hae windows live messenger 2011 installed. I have it set up to sign in automatically, but when I start the computer or re-boot, it comes back to the sign in screen and the "sign in automatically box in not checked" There fore, it will not sign in automatically. I have searched every thing I know how to check and nothing helps. Is this fixable?

My System SpecsSystem Spec

27 Jul 2012   #2

windows 7 64bit

Hi Renee 50

I am Sampad from Dell Social Media.

In regards to your query

1 > Go to Control Panel
2 > Programs and Features
3 > Locate the Windows Live 2011 program
4 > Choose the Uninstall/Repair option
5 > Select the Repair Windows Live 2011 option

Restart the pc once repair completes.

Let me know if this worked.

Thanks and regards,
Dell Social Media Responder
My System SpecsSystem Spec
28 Jul 2012   #3
Renee 50

Windows y 64 bit professional

I have already done the obvious things like repair messenger, make sure that the boxes are checked to start windows live automatically etc. It is a problem much bigger than that.. I have researched and cannot find any answers..
My System SpecsSystem Spec


 Windows live messenger will not sign in automatically

Thread Tools

Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Make windows not sign in to wireless network automatically
Hi I'd like to optimise windows such that it doesn't look for networks when I start up. I'd like to choose myself when to be signed in to network and when not to, just like I can open a program and then close it. At the moment if I disconnect my wifi connection it looks for a new automatically,...
Network & Sharing
Windows Live Mail sign-in
Is there a way to eliminate the "Sign in to Windows Live Mail" screen? I do not want to select the "Remember me" box.
Browsers & Mail
Windows live messenger 2009 takes too long to sign in
Hello, Can anyone suggest me a fix for the WL messenger problem.When I want to sign in, I tipe in my address and password and when I click on the sign in button I have to wait somewhere 30-60 seconds till it succesfully signs me in. Any help would be appreciated, thanks.
Live Messenger won't sign-in automatically at startup in Windows7
I have two Dell Computers (XPS 8100 & 8300) both are running Windows 7 Home Premium 64bit. Windows Live Messenger 2011 won't sign in automatically at start-up even when the boxes are checked for it to save the info and do so. I can sign in manually, but I'd like wlm to sign in automatically when...
Windows Live - Cannot Sign In
I set up a Windows Live account to get email on Windows 7 Home Premium. I used my email account for my Windows Live ID. Now, when I try to Sign In, it says "The Windows Live ID is incorrect." What should I do? Should I uninstall Windows Live and start over? Will it let me use my email...
Browsers & Mail
Live Messenger Won't Sign In
Hey, I've just reinstalled Windows 7 64bit, installed Live Messenger and it does not want to sign in :( When I click trouble shoot, it says "your hosts file contains Windows Live Messenger related entries which may interfere with name resolution"... Anyone got an idea, I click repair but...

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:32.

Twitter Facebook Google+

Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App