Here’s something that’s been winding me up for ages. Whenever I access my Hotmail account through Internet Explorer, it launches Windows Live Messenger. I spend half my day shutting it down in my system tray.
Finally have found out how to turn the blooming thing off – it turns out it is not something you can do through Messenger options at all:
To my mind this is poor usability – isn’t the ‘Hotmail launches Messenger’ option something you’d expect to either be in Hotmail or Messenger?