Category Archives: Computers and Internet

How to enable MSN Messenger through a Firewall

The latest version of MSN Messenger on each operating system:   For Windows 98 and Windows Me: 7.0.0820 For Windows 2000: 7.0.0820 For Windows XP: 7.0.0820. To verify the version start MSN Messenger and click on Help and About Messenger. … Continue reading

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Steps to fix the sign-in error 80048820-80048412 for Windows Live Messenger

If you are receiving error 80048820 when trying to sign into Windows Live Messenger you should also get an extended error code.  If this extended error code is 80048412 the problem often occurs because the time and date settings on … Continue reading

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How to enable Windows Live Messenger through a Firewall

The latest version of Windows Live Messenger is 8.5. To verify the version start Windows Live Messenger and click on Help and About Messenger. If you are not using 8.5 please go here to download the latest version.Windows Live Messenger … Continue reading

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Messenger Sign-in errors

The list below provides you the most common sign-in error codes that you may encounter when signing into Windows Live Messenger. Click on the link that matches to the sign-in error code that you are receiving.     Error 80048820 … Continue reading

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Error: 81000306

  1. Make sure that you are connected to the Internet. Start Microsoft Internet Explorer, and then try to visit the following Web sites: Messenger service status Microsoft web site   If you cannot visit these sites, contact your Internet … Continue reading

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Error: 80072ee7 or 80048820 – 8004840a

The following issues may cause this error:   You may not have Internet connectivity. Messenger relies on the internet connection settings found in Microsoft Internet Explorer and as a result the Microsoft Internet Explorer web browser needs to be able … Continue reading

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Error: 80048821

If you are encountering the error 80048821 when you sign into Messenger try the following:   1.  Visit http://account.live.com .  2.  Click Sign in with a different account.  3.  Enter the Windows Live ID that you use with Messenger and … Continue reading

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