Windows Live Messenger is an instant messaging service from Microsoft for its Windows users. This program helps the users in staying in touch with their friends and family through instant messaging. The users can share images music and video files through the instant messaging service. Contacts can be added for chatting with them.
If you feel that any of the contacts is giving you trouble through unwanted messages or other activities, you can block that contact from the list. The contact will not know that you have blocked it and will not see you online. This will help in eliminating the troubles from the contact. If you want, you can even delete the contact from the contact list. The contact will be deleted from the Hotmail list also. This article will help the users in that purpose. The instructions are given below.
Instructions by Windows online support
These steps recommended by Windows online support will guide the users in blocking Windows Live Messenger contacts from their list. Once blocked the contact will not be able to contact you are chat with you. The steps are simple and effective. Closely follow then to attain the results. The steps are as follows:
ñ Click the Windows Start menu
ñ Click All Programs.
ñ Select Windows Live Messenger to launch the messaging program.
ñ Right click the contact you want to block and click Block Contact.
ñ Once you block a contact, that person is unable to see you when you are online or contact you.
ñ To delete a contact, right click the contact you want to delete and,
ñ Click Delete Contact.
ñ Select Also block this contact and select the Also remove from my Hotmail contacts if you want to remove the contact from Hotmail.
ñ Click Delete Contact again to remove the contact.
These steps will block and delete the contact from the user’s Windows Live Messenger. The blocked contact will not be able to see the user when online and vice versa. If you want to remove the blocking, right click the contact and select unblock. If you deleted the contact, you will have o add it again. If you have any troubles accomplishing the instructions, contact the online support team of Windows.
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