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Topic # 9300 5-Sep-2006 21:16
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Hi,


Trying to use the new version of Windows live messanger, But keep getting told windows has made several attempts but is not sucessful troubleshoot error code 8007eeee??

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  Reply # 45503 5-Sep-2006 21:28
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Make sure your firewall is not blocking it. Also the latest version is 8.0.0812, check you have that as it fixes some major connection issues.

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  Reply # 45507 5-Sep-2006 21:30
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Thanks brad,



I am using Norton 2006 and for some reason i cannot make chages to the firewall, it tells me i do have the permission, i am admin on my pc, its like the machines is taking over


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  Reply # 45512 5-Sep-2006 21:35
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EWWWW Norton.... FYI, Norton will let more viruses and hackers through than it will stop. I recommened getting Trend Micro PC Cillin. You can download a 3 month free trial from Trend Micro

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  Reply # 45513 5-Sep-2006 21:36
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does trend have firewall??

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  Reply # 45515 5-Sep-2006 21:40
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Yes its anti-virus/firewall/anti-spam/anti-spyware and more. Its the best AV on the market*


*According to Cnet and me

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  Reply # 45517 5-Sep-2006 21:45
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wish me luck taking your advice and unistalling norton now to begin using trend,

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  Reply # 45520 5-Sep-2006 22:07
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Good luck. If you like it you can buy it at for around $60. Its money well spent.

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  Reply # 45524 5-Sep-2006 23:08
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Bought it, anything has to be better than norton, Still have same problem. Can run MSN messanger Version 7.00 but cannot run anything newer, is there not where i can god to get remote help ie let someone use my desktop

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  Reply # 45525 5-Sep-2006 23:10
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In messenger go to Help > About and see what version you have for a start....

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  Reply # 45526 5-Sep-2006 23:13
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have this version  6.0.2900.2180

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  Reply # 45528 5-Sep-2006 23:16
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In Windows Live Messenger....

Should be 8.0.0812.

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  Reply # 45529 5-Sep-2006 23:20
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I should stick with Telecoms i understand that, downloading now

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  Reply # 45530 5-Sep-2006 23:22
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Not to worry Wink

Let us know how that goes once its installed. Trend Micro may if it should be allowed access, say yes.

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  Reply # 45531 5-Sep-2006 23:27
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still the same

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  Reply # 45532 5-Sep-2006 23:31
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You can send me a Windows Remote Assistance invite if you want me to take a look that way.

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