Use Windows Messenger instead of MSN Messenger for Win2K/XP!

Discussion in 'Windows MSN Messenger' started by Robert A. Matern, Oct 2, 2003.

  1. We've had the same MSN Messenger 4.6 -> MSN Messenger 5.0/6.0 forced upgrade
    issues as everyone else... can't connect anymore, even though no
    configuration change has occurred on the network, hotmail & .NET Passport
    work fine, etc., etc.

    However, I have discovered that Windows Messenger 5.0 works just fine on
    Windows2000 and WindowsXP machines! I can login using .NET and voila! I
    can send MSN IMs and see my contacts, etc. The UI is a little different,
    but who cares? Until they fix MSN Messenger, this will get me by...

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    Robert A. Matern, Oct 2, 2003
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