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Disable MSN messager

  • Was just wondering if there is a way to disable MSN message via Kaseya or if any one know of a a good script to run to disable this application.

    Thank you,
    Manchello Manradge

    Legacy Forum Name: Disable MSN messager,
    Legacy Posted By Username: manchellom
  • try this...


    RunDll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection %windir%\inf\msmsgs.inf,BLC.Remove

    Legacy Forum Name: How-To,
    Legacy Posted By Username: gamer-x
  • there is also a batch file I found on the net....

    when in doubt just google.


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    @echo off
    echo Removing Microsoft Messenger...
    rundll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection %WinDir%\inf\msmsgs.inf,BLC.Remove

    echo Disabling it from running in the future...
    echo REGEDIT4>%temp%\nomsngr.reg
    echo
    [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Messenger\Client]>>%temp%\no
    msngr.reg
    echo "PreventRun"=dword:00000001>>%temp%\nomsngr.reg
    echo "PreventAutoRun"=dword:00000001>>%temp%\nomsngr.reg
    echo "PreventAutoUpdate"=dword:00000001>>%temp%\nomsngr.reg
    echo "PreventBackgroundDownload"=dword:00000001>>%temp%\nomsngr.reg
    echo "Disabled"=dword:00000001>>%temp%\nomsngr.reg
    regedit /s %temp%\nomsngr.reg

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    of course you will have to have admin rights to mod the registry.
    and you can always do this via a script in kaseya
    you copy/paste and save as a batch file.

    Legacy Forum Name: How-To,
    Legacy Posted By Username: gamer-x
  • Have you tried to use the application blocker?

    Legacy Forum Name: How-To,
    Legacy Posted By Username: cnwicsurrett