Microsoft's MSN Messenger service which provides instant messaging is used widely all over the world. For privacy reasons, one may not want to preserve a conversation history in the messenger and it is easily possible to clear the history. There are two ways of accomplishing this task. From the tab history, one can delete conversations held with a specific recipient, through the tool bar. The second way is to delete the entire history of conversations stored in Messenger, which is saved in the folder My Documents.