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Old 12-05-2006, 05:50 PM   #1
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Default Windows Live Messenger-(error)

I am using Msn Messenger 7.0 and wanted to switch to Windows Live Messenger but when i started to install it it gave me an error

here it is:
Windows Live Messenger setup has failed with error code:'1603'.Please got to Windows Live Messenger website http://messenger.live.com to download the latest version of Windows Live Messenger.

i am using Windows xp and Have a pentium 3 processor.

If anyone could help me please reply here or message me.
Thanks for all helps.
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Old 12-06-2006, 06:15 AM   #2
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Default Re: Windows Live Messenger-(error)

You need windows XP to run it, have a look here for the system requirements
http://get.live.com/messenger/sysreq
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Old 12-06-2006, 09:31 AM   #3
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Default Re: Windows Live Messenger-(error)

Quote:
Originally Posted by coolfella
i am using Windows ME
There is your problem right there. That version of windows will be the culprit to all your pc's problems....guaranteed.

I'd reccomend upgrading to Windows XP ASAP.
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Old 12-06-2006, 04:28 PM   #4
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sorry i am using windows xp
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Old 12-06-2006, 05:02 PM   #5
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Default Re: Windows Live Messenger-(error)

Okay, this might help.

http://support.microsoft.com/default...b;en-us;290301

If you go there and scroll down and then download the clean up utility package. Then install / run it and see if that works.
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