THANK YOU SOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO OOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO OOOOOOOOOOOO MUCH IT WORKED!!! I was seriously losing hope!!! I followed everything till the last paragraph where I downloaded msn again (didn't have download the C+++ thing) YOu rock, I really appreciate your time and patience. Cheers!(Original post by 01010000 01001010)
So I found another thread some place on the net where someone was having the exact problem (WinMessenger side by side error due to conflicts in the SxS manifests)
They fixed it by doing the following things:
If this didn't work for you, tell me what programs you found under the Uninstall Programs window for your Visual C++ 2008 Redistributables.
Good luck, and I know it may seem like you're just doing the same things over and over again but doing them in a specific order and specific way is the key sometimes.
Or does it play no part?