Wednesday, March 22, 2006

How to Install/Uninstall Net Meeting

For all those who don't know Windows XP has a messenger like powerful tool called Netmeeting which can be used for anything from chatting to file sharing across a network. It is not enabled by enabled by default.
For enabling it

You can uninstall/reintall netmeeting by this method
To remove: Start/Run/RunDll32 advpack.dll,LaunchINFSection C:\WINDOWS\inf\msnetmtg.inf,NetMtg.Remove
To reinstall: To reinstall, open the Windows\Inf folder ,this is a hidden folder, so you may need to adjust your Folder Options to show hidden files and folders. Or you can click Start, Run and enter %systemroot%\Inf. Locate the msnetmtg.inf file in the Inf folder. Right click and select Install. You may have to insert Windows XP CDROM.

To clear Netmeeting Call history
Type regedit
This opens the registry editor
Browse to the following key
Delete the key. Restart netmeeting to changes to take effect.

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