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Cant get on yahoo messenger

If i double click the icon yahoo messenger will not come on or if i uninstall it will not do it

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Check previoous version of yahoo messangers, maybe it could help you

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I want my old yahoo messenger back because when i downloaded your new yahoo messenger, my laptop suddenly has no audio, no sound, it happened to me thrice

  • Click the Start button, then click Control Panel.
  • Double-click "Add or Remove Programs" in Windows XP, or "Programs and Features" in Windows Vista and 7. If you do not see the appropriate option for your version of Windows, click "Classic View" in Windows XP and Vista or "View by: Small icons" in Windows 7.
  • Find Yahoo! Messenger on the list. Click on it, then click the "Remove" button if you are running Windows XP. If you are running Windows Vista or 7, right-click on Yahoo! Messenger and click "Uninstall."
  • Restart your computer and log back into Windows.
  • Visit the link for Yahoo! Messenger. Click on the appropriate link to download the version that you would like. Version 7.0 is used for the directions in this article.
  • Double-click the downloaded file to begin installation. Read through the license agreement, click "I Agree" if you agree to the terms and click "Next."
  • Click "Browse" to select the destination folder for Yahoo! Messenger, or click "Next" to install it in the default location.
  • Double-click the Yahoo! Messenger icon on the desktop to launch the program.
  • Oct 11, 2011 | Yahoo Mail

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    Cannnot open yahoo messenger

    For that's problem uninstall first your yahoo messenger. click start > click Control panel > click Add and remove programs and choose yahoo messenger programs then uninstall. if finish uninstall restart your PC. and install again to download yahoo mesenger latest version click the following link . if finish downloading double click msgr11us.exe, follow software step by step installation instructions. if finish try to sign in.
    Let me known if not yet open your yahoo messenger. Regards

    Jul 23, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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    My yahoo messenger won't show any messages on the IM window. I can see what i am typing but not when i've sent?

    some software file is corrupted.. uninstall the messenger + clean up the registry and then install the new one. and injoy the chating

    Mar 13, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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    I cannot open yahoo messenger application from my desktop?

    Uninstall your yahoo messenger, click start menu, click settings and control panel. Double click add/remove programs and uninstall yahoo messenger. After uninstalling download yahoo messenger from this link. Click download latest version to download the yahoo messenger and install after downloading. Then try to open your yahoo messenger to test if its working! Have a nice day!

    Jan 10, 2011 | Yahoo Messenger

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    I click on the yahoo messenger icon, but it dosn't open, what may be wrong.

    It is possible that it is running in your taskbar (bottom right-hand of screen). If so, double click this smaller icon to open the window. If not, try uninstalling and reinstallnig Yahoo Messenger.

    Dec 23, 2010 | Computers & Internet

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    Yahoo messenger don't show up

    On your windows, click Start.
    Select All Programs.
    Select Yahoo messenger
    Click Yahoo Messenger program icon. Yahoo messenger will be displayed. If it succesfully displayed then make a shortcut for that program icon on your desktop. double click it every time you want to use it.

    If the program icons did not reponse too, then I suggest you uninstall Yahoo messenger and download different versions.

    Try this one
    Yahoo Messenger 10

    Let me know if this work. Please comeback and give me some ratings. Thank You for using Fixya.

    Jun 05, 2010 | Yahoo Messenger

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    My messenger doesn't open

    Please check the right bottom side with clock ...there will be one gray Yahoo messenger ICON just double click on that or Right click and choose Show Yahoo Messenger...if that is not there press Alt+Ctrl+Del to open Task Manager...check if there is any process running related Yahoo or Named Yahoo....just Choose that and End Process that...
    Now try open yahoo messenger again...

    If still not works...Uninstall Yahoo messenger....restart PC...Download and Install it again....

    I think it will help you..
    For further help please be with us.

    Thanks for joining Fixya...Good Luck

    Nov 24, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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    Messenger is loaded but i have no icon to click on.

    You need the following OS to support Messenger 10 beta
    Windows 2000/XP/2003/Vista/XP64/Vista64
    If that is not a problem read on.

    The problem may be due to a mal-function of the uninstall software.
    Close all programs when uninstalling / downloading and uploading.

    Uninstall from the C drive

    Start > Computer >> Local drive (C) >> Program Files >> Yahoo >> Messenger >> UNWISE

    Unwise is the command to start the uninstall process - click 'Auto' if prompted
    The Yahoo uninstall software can be problematic you may have old software remaining on the C drive
    If you have Vista the whole Messenger folder should have been removed during the uninstall.
    - The Messenger folder should have been deleted and not seen. If the Messenger folder is still visible - delete it.

    If you have a pre-Vista OS, the Messenger folder remains, and inside, only one sub-folder should be seen. This is the 'Profile' folder and contains all the message history. All other software should have been deleted.

    Manually delete any other folders and files before moving on

    Download 'ccleaner' and run it through a couple of times.

    Re-start your computer and download Yahoo Messenger from here.

    Oct 17, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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    Yahoo messenger keeps shutting off while clicking on icon

    I suspected your yahoo messenger is not properly installed.

    The first thing that you need to do is "uninstall" the current yahoo messenger you're using. (to uninsatll go to control panel, click yahoo messenger, click uninstall)

    After uninstalling dowlonad the latest version of yahoo messenger.

    click from here:

    Jun 02, 2009 | Toshiba Satellite M115-S1061 Notebook

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    If i double click the icon yahoo messenger will not come on or if i uninstall it will not do it

    I suggest you download Ashampoo-UnInstaller from
    and try to uninstall yahoo by this software and then re-install your yahoo messenger, I hope it fix.

    But if this software couldn't help you, I suggest you to delete yahoo messenger manually (goto C:\Program files) and delete Yahoo messenger folder manually and try to re-install your yahoo messenger.

    Good luck

    Feb 25, 2009 | Yahoo Messenger

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