Monday, April 28, 2014

Procedure To Sign In On MSN

The internet is undergoing changes every second. With advancements in information technology, communication has become much cheaper and faster. Just take the example of Internet messaging. It is fast, cheap and easy. There are many instant messaging clients available in the market, but none can match Microsoft’s instant messenger, MSN Messenger. In terms of quality and popularity, it is undoubtedly one of the best. MSN Messenger, or Windows Live Messenger, which is the name of the most recent version of the messenger client, at the time of publication of the Microsoft Corporation instant messaging program, allows you to communicate in real time with friends across the globe.

Signing in to Windows Live Messenger means that you have a Windows Live ID and password that you can create on the Microsoft Windows Live website. Then, using your Windows Live ID and password, you can then use Windows Live Messenger’s login interface to connect to the service. In this Windows live support article, you will learn how to sign in on MSN. Here are the instructions.

Windows live support instructions

Signing Up for a Windows Live ID
  • At first, you need to launch Windows Live Messenger and then click on the Sign up shortcut at the bottom right of the window.
  • This will open a registration form. Now, you will be able to create your ID.
  • After that, you need to fill in the Windows Live registration form by typing in your email address, password, first and last names, and your location.
  • Then, you need to click on I accept to accept the terms of service and create your Windows Live ID.
  • Subsequently, you need to check your email for a new message from Windows Live and click on the verification link in that email. Then your Windows Live ID is now active.
Signing In to Windows Live Messenger
  • At first, you need to launch Windows Live Messenger.
  • Then you can fill in your Windows Live ID in the first field. Your Windows Live ID is the email address you supplied when creating your account.
  • After that, you need to type in your password on the second line.
  • Then, you can click on the Sign in button to log in to the Windows Live Messenger service.
So, what are you waiting for, start chatting with your friends, loved ones and colleagues.

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

How To Set Up WebDAV In Windows 7 OS

Windows 7 is the most popular operating system that Microsoft has ever produced and the Windows 7 users can use WebDAV in Windows 7 computer. All they have to do is just install the Microsoft's Software Update for Web Folders. So, go online, download Microsoft's Software Update for Web Folders and install it. After that, map a network drive to your web account through WebDAV. Given below are given some easy instructions from the Windows 7 help team to set up WebDAV in Windows 7.

How to connect to your web account through WebDAV in Windows 7
  • Move the mouse pointer towards the lower left corner of your Windows 7 taskbar and locate the button Start. Clicking the Start button will open up a Start menu. From the Windows 7 Start menu, you need to click on the option My Computer. You can also open My Computer by just double clicking on the shortcut icon for My Computer in the Windows 7 desktop. 
  • This will make available the My Computer window on your Windows 7 screen. From there, you need to click on the option Map network drive.
  • After that, you need to type the WebDAV address in the Map Network Drive window. You should type the WebDAV address as http://your_site_url/resources. Here, your_site_url refers to the URL of your website or a web account. 
  • Now, at the bottom of the screen, you will see two check boxes. Select both of them. 
  • Next, click the button Finish. 
  • Now, type your username and password for your web account. 
  • If you want Windows to remember the password, you need to check the box that says Remember my credentials and press OK.
When this is finished, a WebDAV drive will be visible, in which you can view the folders and files in your web account by just double clicking on the WebDAV drive. Moreover, the system also allows you to access these files in the future. It would be in Windows Explorer under the Computer listing.


When you connect your web account through WebDAV, if the credentials that you have entered is not accepted, then, you need to once again set up the network drive.

These guidelines would help you to set up WebDAV in Windows 7. To know more about this, contact the Windows 7 help team online.

Monday, April 21, 2014

Guidelines For Toolbar Removal From Internet Explorer

Many users often recommend others to go for the use of toolbars or software if they require a better web-surfing experience. However, some of the toolbars and other software are in operation just for the promotion of advertisements for relevant sites and bringing up more complications while browsing. Therefore, if your web browser is filled with such toolbars that serve no real purpose, the preeminent and foremost thing that has to be done is its removal. Users have to follow the below mentioned guidelines to remove toolbars.

Steps to follow
  • Open Internet Explorer installed in your laptop/PC.
  • Choose Tools menu from the Internet Explorer menu bar when the Internet Explorer window appears. Select Manage Add-Ons. Windows 7 / Windows Vista users who cannot see a menu will have to choose the Alt key.
  • Below Add-on Types, select Toolbars and Extensions when you see the Manage Add Ons window. 
  • Users have to verify that All Add-Ons is chosen below the drop down menu by the name Show. 
  • Choose the toolbar that you want to delete and click on the Disable option.
  • Sometimes you might be able to see a window that shows that disabling of some services and Add-ons will also take place. Do not un-check the items if you are able to see the window and select the OK button.
  • To quit from the Add-ons window, select the Close button.
  • Close Internet Explorer by clicking on the X button at the window’s edge. Now, access it again. 
  • If you look closely at the web browser, you can see that the toolbar is no longer available.
  • If you are not comfortable with following these steps, an alternate method for toolbar removal is by using the Control Panel.
Removal using Control Panel
  • Click on the Windows Start button and the Start menu will pop up on screen. From the menu, choose the Control Panel option.
  • You will be able to view the Control Panel window on screen. Select Programs and Features.
  • Search and find out the toolbar from the uninstall window that you require to remove. Select it and choose the Uninstall option.
  • A set of on screen instructions will appear for the un-installation of the toolbar to take place and you have to adhere to the given instructions.

By following above mentioned guidelines, you will be able to remove toolbars from your computer system easily and effectively.

Steps To Change The Password On Outlook

Most users prefer using Microsoft Outlook as their primary email application because of the advanced features this service comprises of. Some of these sophisticated features include calendar, journals, task-manager, etc which enable users to schedule and organize their important tasks and events. Along with these, Outlook also serves as an efficient personal information manager. This is possible as Outlook users are able to store their personal as well as contact information securely in this application. For any issues related to this email service, users can seek assistance from the Outlook support anytime.

Sometimes, while working in Microsoft Outlook, you may face issues regarding the changing of your password. If you do not remember the password, Outlook would restrict you from accessing the information stored in the folders. You may also wish to change the password due to security reasons. But while trying to change it, you might get issues and would want to contact the Outlook support technicians.

However, the process of changing the password in Outlook is a simple task and all you require is to follow these steps:

  • In the first step, you need to click on Tools followed by the Account Settings option.
  • Now, you need to click the E-mail tab and then on the email account for which you would like to change the password. Once you have clicked on the email account, click on Change.
  • In the next step, you need to click inside the Password box, and enter a new password. If you want Outlook to remember your password, click on the Remember password box that you can find there.
  • Now, you need to click on the More Settings button if you wish to have a different password for your outgoing email and the incoming mail. However, you can also choose to have the same password for both incoming and outgoing mail.
  • Once you have entered the new password, you need to click on the Outgoing Server tab and then enter the new password for the outgoing mail server. Now, click on the Remember password box followed by OK.
  • Once you have set the password, you need to click on Next and then on Finish.
These steps would help you to successfully change the password on Outlook. To know more about the features of Microsoft Outlook application, feel free to contact our 24/7 Outlook technical support team.