Well since it appears your problem is happening on both the PC and Mac, it's obviously a
network problem of some kind as opposed to some sort of software problem.
I'm afraid their probably isn't anyone here who can directly help you with this as it's a tad
difficult to deal with such problems over e-mail or newsgroups unless you specifically know
However, have you tried downloading it from the Microsoft Download Center as opposed to the
actual Messenger site? If not, try from here: http://microsoft.com/downloads/detai...5-0487bd5e84ef
Microsoft MVP - Windows Live Messenger/MSN Messenger/Windows Messenger
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Messenger Resources - http://messenger.jonathankay.com
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"Johnnyrp10" <Johnnyrp10@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Ok I have been having trouble downloading windows live messenger on my pc for
> a long time now.........everytime i go to install it brings up this error
> " The page cannot be displayed The page you are looking for is currently
> unavailable. The Web site might be experiencing technical difficulties, or
> you may need to adjust your browser settings.
> Please try the following:
> Click the Refresh button, or try again later.
> If you typed the page address in the Address bar, make sure that it is
> spelled correctly.
> To check your connection settings, click the Tools menu, and then click
> Internet Options. On the Connections tab, click Settings. The settings should
> match those provided by your local area network (LAN) administrator or
> Internet service provider (ISP).
> See if your Internet connection settings are being detected. You can set
> Microsoft Windows to examine your network and automatically discover network
> connection settings (if your network administrator has enabled this setting).
> Click the Tools menu, and then click Internet Options.
> On the Connections tab, click LAN Settings.
> Select Automatically detect settings, and then click OK.
> Some sites require 128-bit connection security. Click the Help menu and then
> click About Internet Explorer to determine what strength security you have
> If you are trying to reach a secure site, make sure your Security settings
> can support it. Click the Tools menu, and then click Internet Options. On the
> Advanced tab, scroll to the Security section and check settings for SSL 2.0,
> SSL 3.0, TLS 1.0, PCT 1.0.
> Click the Back button to try another link.
> Cannot find server or DNS Error
> Internet Explorer "
> now i am currently running norton..however before i had any anti virus on my
> computer this was the same problem so that takes norton out of this
> equation......ive contacted my Internet Provider and they had no clue just
> told me to contact microsoft.......so can anyone help me...please email me
> back at johnnyrp10@xxxxxx if you have any suggestions or no how to fix
> this problem
> As for the mac its giving me a similar problem....this is what its telling
> Safari cant find the server safari cant open the page because it cant find
> the server.....then says to disable pop ups ...i do that and still
> some think its cause im on the comcast home networking......and i need to
> fix my dns settings...but i have no clue how to do that......can anyone help