Re: I can't get Windows Live Messenger to open
I had the same problem with my vista installation, so installed the 8.0
version instead. Works a treat.
"Coze381" <Coze381@discussions.microsoft.com> wrote in message
> I am having the same exact problem.
> "Phoukamare52" wrote:
>> Hi, I just got this new compter with Vista and have been trying to load
>> Windows Messenger. It has loaded and the icon is on my desktop, however,
>> won't open.
>> A window comes up that says Messenger has stopped working and when I ask
>> to tell me what's wrong, it tells me it is the Data Execution Prevention
>> stopping it.
>> I tried to change the settings using the Windows help & support. However,
>> when I try to add Windows Live Messenger to the exception list, it says
>> can't find the program. How do I fix this as it is a Windows program and
>> Windows Vista is preventing it from running?
>> Thank you for any help you can give me.