Messenger Service

By RS_4evr
Feb 6, 2004
  1. I keep getting these pop upz all the time, have yall had this problem before...I don't know what to do i tried alot of things
    Do yall Have any ideaz

    And what the best Pop-Up Killer....????

    Peace out....
  2. cogenmaster

    cogenmaster TS Rookie Posts: 132

  3. snowman

    snowman TS Rookie Posts: 312

    or put up some kind of firewall.
  4. iss

    iss TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 2,896

  5. Spike

    Spike TS Rookie Posts: 2,371

    all you need to do is go to the management console, select services, find messenger in the list and stop it.

    This has nothing to do with msn or windows messenger.

    The messenger service was written by microsoft for network purposes. It enables sysadmins to send messages to computers on a network such as "printer is out of ink", or "<a resource> is undergoing maintenace and will not be availiable until <time>"

    If you don't have a network, disable it, or otherwise, if you don't use it still disable it.
  6. RS_4evr

    RS_4evr TS Rookie Topic Starter

    Alright, thankz ppl that worked...
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