How to create a http trace for Messenger troubleshooting

The steps below will help you to create a http trace using the Fiddler tool:
1.  Visit the following Web site, and then install the most recent version of the Fiddler tool:
2.  To start the Fiddler tool, click Start, point to All Programs, and then click Fiddler. 
3.  In the Fiddler window, make sure that Capture Traffic is selected on the File menu.
Note This menu option toggles between On and Off every time that you click it. Make sure that there is a check mark next to the Capture Traffic option. 
4.  Now that the Fiddler trace file is running, perform the same operation that previously caused the Messenger problem you were having. 
5.  After the issue is reproduced, switch back to the HTTP Fiddler window. 
6.  On the File menu, click Capture Traffic to stop the data collection. 
7.  Click anywhere in the HTTP Sessions window. 
8.  On the File menu, click Save. 
9.  In the Save list, click Sessions, and then click as ZIP to save the HTTP Fiddler trace file. 
10.  Save the file to the folder that you want.
11.  After you collect the trace file, remove the HTTP Fiddler tool. To do this, follow these steps:
a.  Click Start, click Run, type control appwiz.cpl , and then press ENTER to open the Add or Remove Programs window. If you are running Windows Vista, click the Start button, and then type control appwiz.cpl in the text box. 
b.  Click Change or Remove Programs. 
c.  In the list of programs, click Fiddler, and then click Change/Remove. 
d.  Follow the steps to remove the tool.   
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5 Responses to How to create a http trace for Messenger troubleshooting

  1. dorothy says:

    go to msn messenger and goes to matt dyrkk in foreingh language it is not my home page  , believe some one has hacked into my ip address , if so can you help. lost volume control programme on pc . and my pc goes to small fonts without me touching it .

  2. lewes says:

     i keep hetting this message: The following message could not be delivered to all recipients: 

  3. Unknown says:

    hi to all 

  4. Nikki says:

    cant long on to my IM

  5. üzeyir says:


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