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Guide to MSN Messenger

MSN Messenger

MSN Messenger is the instant messaging client provided by Microsoft with Windows XP and earlier. With MSN Messenger and its successor, Windows Live Messenger, you can send instant messages to or chat with your friends who use it. Learn how to make the most of this IM application in this collection of articles. Find tutorials that show and tell you how to do everything, from how to install and upgrade MSN Messenger to advanced lessons that teach you how to block unwanted IMs, prevent phishing scams and avoid viruses. Read comparisons and reviews on other instant messaging programs as well to learn if MSN Messenger is the best one for you.

 

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Latest Articles on Msn Messenger
Online Radio Tuner: How it Works

Are you finding it a hassle to locate and listen to your preferred Internet radio stations? Would you like to record what you’re listening to? If you do, then you could...

How to Block Unwanted Instant Messages

Unwanted messages or spam can be truly frustrating at times; no one wants to be irritated with uninvited guests. In this article, learn how to block instant messenger...

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    Windows Live Messenger: Award Winning Instant Messaging

    Windows Live Messenger is Microsoft's new real-time messaging service and one of the best IM clients today. Repackaged from the old Windows Messenger format, Windows Live Messenger has a cleaner interface...

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    How to Block Unwanted Instant Messages

    Unwanted messages or spam can be truly frustrating at times; no one wants to be irritated with uninvited guests. In this article, learn how to block instant messenger (IM) spam....

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    Online Radio Tuner: How it Works

    Are you finding it a hassle to locate and listen to your preferred Internet radio stations? Would you like to record what you’re listening to? If you do, then you could call an online radio...

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    History of Instant Messaging

    Did you ever stop to realize when you were messaging your friend across town that instant messaging history began before the 1990s when chat room software was developed by Prodigy, CompuServe, and America...

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    eScan AntiVirus Edition - A Very Mixed Bag

    eScan AntiVirus Edition is a very small fish in a very big pond. Does it pack enough punch to be able to compete with its household-name competition? Read on....

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