Hello, whenever I turn off my computer even though I checked 'remember me' on my msn messenger, it does not remember, and when I turn on I have to write it again which is really annoying . what can I do?
After hours of messing around with RegEdit + Yahoo Messenger + Microsoft's Virtual PC I've found the problem and a solution to why apps like Msn Messenger suddenly can't remember their passwords anymore.
When Yahoo toolbar gets installed it sets the following registry value:
I'm not saying that Adam Johnson way is wrong,instead,he helped me,but I found that his way is hard to be under stand of so I recreate a better understandable answer.
1. Click START
2. Click Run
3. Type in regedit
4. Click HKEY_USERS
5. Click S-1-5-21-2000478354-790525478-725345543-1005 ( this one is more complicated , first you need to find the one without CLASSES at the back like this one : S-1-5-21-2000478354-790525478-725345543-1005_CLASSES. The one without CLASSES is the right one )
6. Click Software
7. Click Microsoft
8. Click Window
9. Click Current Version
10. Click Explorer
11. Click User Shell Folder
12. Right click on AppData and click Modify
13. Insert this name to value data -> %USERPROFILE%\Application Data
14. Close Registry Editor and you're done,all thanks to Adam Johnson.