Thanks for the reply, but I *know* they're not showing up. How do I fix the
problem? I even tried uninstalling and reinstalling MSN Messenger, and the
problem still happens.
Maybe I should ask how to do a clean uninstall, so that my previous info
"Jonathan Kay [MVP]" wrote:
> What version of Messenger are you using? If the folder is gone in the latest versions, the
> icons will simply not show up.
> Jonathan Kay
> Microsoft MVP - Windows Live Messenger
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> "renik20" <renik20@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> > Okay, so this is a big problem:
> > I used to have a ton of downloaded emoticons, which I downloaded the
> > old-fashioned way and created shortcuts for. However, the folder that all the
> > custom emoticons were in has been deleted. Unfortunately, now MSN still has
> > those shortcuts, and in turn creates blank boxes in my MSN chats.
> > I have tried going to Tools>Emoticons and deleting them one by one, but all
> > the blanks come back when I start up again...how do I permanently delete
> > these emoticon shortcuts?