Having problems with your Acer Aspire 5050-3242 Notebook ?

Acer aspire I bought an acer for my daughter and the pc will not allow me to open msn messenger, it says it does not recognise it. It does however open hotmail. She is a 13 year old obsessed with chatting to her friends and this is making my time off from work unbearable!! any help gratefully received, I have tried live updates...........


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Try to uninstall Windows live and reinstall from this link:
http://get.live.com/messenger/overview

lemme know hpow it works out!
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