Forwarded to Windows Live Messenger newsgroup via crosspost.
Previous threads about this error/problem: http://groups.google.com/group/micro...rt=0&scoring=d
~Robear Dyer (PA Bear)
MS MVP-IE, Mail, Security, Windows Desktop Experience - since 2002
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St Thomas JWAS wrote:
> Cannot believe it - thought I was the only one having problems. Same
> concern - had Messenger (latest version), changed to Vista on my HP
> worked for a few months, then all of a sudden, couldn't log in - gave
> 80070005, saying the service was down - IT WASN'T. Yes, did properly
> removed Messenger and then reinstalled it - NOTHING, same problem. My
> computer downstairs with XP runs the latest Messenger with no problem.
> What's up with that?
> Web Messenger works though, however cannot "update" the features because
> comes from Windows Live Messenger and ..... you know the rest. Where
> one find the solution to this "mess"? Sad that it worked before but
> now -
> "Christopher" wrote:
>> My MSN will not sign on, it gives me this error code 80070005, it says
>> service is temporarily unavaible, but it has been like this for months,
>> Im running vista on a Hewlett Packard Laptop, any ideas or input? It
>> be much appreciated