Do you have any third-party Messenger tools installed? If so, you may want to uninstall them
as a starting point.
As for the send button itself, they have removed it in the 2009 releases and you're forced to
press enter now. And yes, I don't like it either.
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"Dan" <Dan@xxxxxx> wrote in message
> Hope someone can help. I can type messages in but there is no send button and
> as soon as I press return I get the following message
> "Windows live messenger has stopped working - a probem caused the program to
> stop working correctly - windows will close the program and notify you if a
> solution is available"
> I have to actually write my messages with the pen which as you can imagine
> is slow and frustrating.
> I have tried to resolve by installing latest version to no avail!
> Currently using Version 2009 (build 14.0.8050.1202)
> Please help