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Anonymous
March 12, 2005 7:31:32 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.messenger (More info?)

Jonathan, Thank you so much!! I really appreciate the help, it worked!!
Beth :) 

'Jonathan Kay [MVP Wrote:
> ']Greetings Beth,
>
>
> To fix this, click the Start Button, then click the Control Panel.
> Then, click User Accounts
> in the Control Panel. Select your account name, and then on the left
> side of the screen,
> under Related Tasks, click 'Manage my Network Passwords'. In the
> window that opens, click
> the Passport.Net\* (Passport) entry and click 'Remove'.
> ____________________________________________
> Jonathan Kay
> Microsoft MVP - Windows Messenger/MSN Messenger
> Associate Expert
> http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone/
> Messenger Resources - http://messenger.jonathankay.com
> All posts unless otherwise specified are (c) 2005 Jonathan Kay.
> You *must* contact me for redistribution rights.
>
> "bethmc623" bethmc623.1lpbpq@pcbanter.net wrote in message
> news:bethmc623.1lpbpq@pcbanter.net...-
>
> I am using Messenger 7.0 beta and it signs in automatically without
> asking for password. I have unchecked everything possible to stop
> this
> but it still signs me on in. I even went to Program Files and
> changed
> my messenger to Messenger__Off like someone told to me to do but that
> didn't work either. Is there any way I can get this out of my
> registry? Please help me!!
>
> Also, is there anyway I can retrieve logs on messenger chat without
> saving the logs myself? Are they automatically deleted or what?
>
> Thanks, Beth
>
>
> --
> bethmc623-


--
bethmc623
Anonymous
March 13, 2005 12:50:07 AM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.messenger (More info?)

Hi Beth,

Glad to hear it!
____________________________________________
Jonathan Kay
Microsoft MVP - Windows Messenger/MSN Messenger
Associate Expert
http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone/
Messenger Resources - http://messenger.jonathankay.com
All posts unless otherwise specified are (c) 2005 Jonathan Kay.
You *must* contact me for redistribution rights.

"bethmc623" <bethmc623.1lrn1p@pcbanter.net> wrote in message
news:bethmc623.1lrn1p@pcbanter.net...
>
> Jonathan, Thank you so much!! I really appreciate the help, it worked!!
> Beth :) 
>
> 'Jonathan Kay [MVP Wrote:
>> ']Greetings Beth,
>>
>>
>> To fix this, click the Start Button, then click the Control Panel.
>> Then, click User Accounts
>> in the Control Panel. Select your account name, and then on the left
>> side of the screen,
>> under Related Tasks, click 'Manage my Network Passwords'. In the
>> window that opens, click
>> the Passport.Net\* (Passport) entry and click 'Remove'.
>> ____________________________________________
>> Jonathan Kay
>> Microsoft MVP - Windows Messenger/MSN Messenger
>> Associate Expert
>> http://www.microsoft.com/windowsxp/expertzone/
>> Messenger Resources - http://messenger.jonathankay.com
>> All posts unless otherwise specified are (c) 2005 Jonathan Kay.
>> You *must* contact me for redistribution rights.
>>
>> "bethmc623" bethmc623.1lpbpq@pcbanter.net wrote in message
>> news:bethmc623.1lpbpq@pcbanter.net...-
>>
>> I am using Messenger 7.0 beta and it signs in automatically without
>> asking for password. I have unchecked everything possible to stop
>> this
>> but it still signs me on in. I even went to Program Files and
>> changed
>> my messenger to Messenger__Off like someone told to me to do but that
>> didn't work either. Is there any way I can get this out of my
>> registry? Please help me!!
>>
>> Also, is there anyway I can retrieve logs on messenger chat without
>> saving the logs myself? Are they automatically deleted or what?
>>
>> Thanks, Beth
>>
>>
>> --
>> bethmc623-
>
>
> --
> bethmc623
!