Removing msmsgs.exe - Startup Application - Microsoft Messenger

Q

How to remove msmsgs.exe from the startup application list to gain performance and reduce security risk?

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A

Startup application msmsgs.exe is a traybar application installed as part of Microsoft Messenger. See our msmsgs.exe - Startup Application tutorial for more details.

If you want to remove msmsgs.exe from the startup application list to gain performance and reduce security risk, you can follow this tutorial.

1. Click Start > Others > Windows Messenger

2. Click menu Tools > Options. Options dialog box shows up.

3. Click tab Preferences. Uncheck the check box of "Run this program when Windows starts". Uncheck the check box of "Allow this program to run in the background".

4. Restart your Windows system.

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