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    I have Windows Live Messenger 8.0 and I'm unable to view the display pictures of other contacts - I see this instead:

    I can see my own display picture but that's it. I have tried reinstalling and upgrading - did not help. Are there any fixes for this? Thanks
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    Could you let us no what exact version you are using, the operating system.
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    I get that sometimes. After a while the display picture appears. Mess.be often has a lot of patches etc. for this sort of thing.
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    (Original post by 00kentt)
    Could you let us no what exact version you are using, the operating system.
    v 8.0.0812.00
    Windows XP Home Edition SP2
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    (Original post by theArchitect)
    I get that sometimes. After a while the display picture appears. Mess.be often has a lot of patches etc. for this sort of thing.
    Where! can't find any
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    Do you happen to have ZoneAlarm?
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    (Original post by JayEm)
    Do you happen to have ZoneAlarm?
    Yes. I've recently installed that - but I have ran messenger without ZoneAlarm running and the display pictures still don't appear.

    EDIT: My mistake - I didn't shut down ZoneAlarm properly. The display pictures appear now but they don't appear when ZA is on. How do I resolve this problem?
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    I've found a solution here
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    Sorry, didn't see your edit. I was gonna give you a manual fix which worked for me. I suppose you've got it sorted now.

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