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Yahoo messenger 9.0

Hey.
i have installed yahoo messenger 9.0 and finished but when i open it it says the application has failed to start because the application configulation is incorrect. that i should reinstall the applicationn to fix the problem but it has failed.
can you kindly help.
peace

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  • LunarNights
    LunarNights Nov 16, 2008

    I tried updating my yahoo messenger but now it will not open because of configuration.

  • sowme1811 Dec 12, 2008

    whenever i install yahoo messenger der is an error message that the application configuration is incorrect.Reinsalling may fix ur problem.But this didnot solve?

  • meghabalai Feb 11, 2009

    yes even i have same prob...plz help me out

  • Anonymous Mar 25, 2009

    i have the same problem please yahoo answer us

  • Carl Stovall Mar 27, 2009

    besides application configuration is incorrect,it states an incomplete command parameters ,and something about Independent JPEG Group

  • ricky_reen Apr 15, 2009

    hey.
    i have installed yahoo messenger 9.0 and finished but when i open it it says the application has failed to start because the application configulation is incorrect. that i should reinstall the applicationn to fix the problem but it has failed.
    can you kindly help.
    peace

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Peace, I've been looking around everwhere trying to get answers to this one problem I am having, I am trying to install yahoo messenger 9.0 but While installing it a erro pop up saying that ""The application has failed to start because the application configuration is incorrect. Reinstalling the application may fix this problem"",Now does that mean to reinstall yahoo messenger?, If so I have already tried that step. No success, Now I need answers fast to how I can get my yahoo messenger running, please Help I beg of you.I really need your assistance.I will so much appreciate that.Thank you....:^D

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Did you uninstall the previous ym first before installing beta 9 of ym?
uninstall the old ym first then.

download a clean copy,
http://messenger.yahoo.com/win

before starting to install, try to disable momentarily your firewall.
see if there are many memory resident in your computer that's consuming the resources of your computer. tune up utilities 2007 should do the trick
http://www.download.com/3150-2094_4-0.html?tag=404

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