Prevent Windows Messenger from Running

I’m a big fan of instant messaging, but choose to use a multi-protocol client instead of single protocol clients like Yahoo! Messenger and AOL Instant Messenger.

Since I run Windows as my desktop on most of my PCs, Microsoft wants me to use their Windows Messenger client, so much, in fact, that it automagically starts all by itself – even though I’ve told it *not* to repeatedly.

So, here’s how to disable it for good. Bye bye…

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Kevin Jarnot is a technologist who lives just South of Boston, MA. He is currently employed as Chief Technology Officer at DebtX, a financial services technology company based in Boston.
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