How To Remove The Built In Windows Messenger
How To Remove The Built-In Windows Messenger In XP
Windows Messenger is a handy tool that many of us use on a daily basis, for this reason, many users chose to download and update to the new version of Windows Live.
Windows Live Messenger
But the Windows Live installer doesn’t actually update the existing program, it installs another, leaving you computer with seemingly useless annoying program that is a pain to get rid of.
There are two methods you can use to remove the older version of Windows Messenger from XP.
If you are familiar with command prompts, you can use a simple reg edit to remove Windows Messenger.
- Click the start bar and select ‘Run…’, type cmd to open the command window.
- Then type:
- RunDll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection %windir%\inf\msmsgs.inf,BLC.Remove
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