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Clearing usernames


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#1 QuaGon

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Posted 10 November 2004 - 07:30 AM

This is my second posting on this subject without any help as yet.
i use msn messenger on a shared computer.
in order for me to sign in i have to click the sign in icon on the messenger window.
then a small square dialog box opens in the middle of the screen asking me to enter my username then password.
trouble is because many others have also connected via this computer, their usernames are now in an ever growing list within that box.
does anyone know how to clear this list. i have tried internet explorer settings but they have nothing to do with it.

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#2 Bluie

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Posted 10 November 2004 - 01:44 PM

Don't feel ignored. No response probably means no one has an answer. Clearing names from those kind of list box seems to be nearly impossible. The really irritating ones are mistyped or spelled names that you can not get rid of.

Only suggestion is that most of those list boxes allow you to type just the first letter of your name and keep hitting just the first letter until your name shows up. Still aggravating but faster than scrolling.

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Posted 10 November 2004 - 01:54 PM

Not sure if this will help but it's worth a shot, click Tools, click Internet Options, click the Content tab. Now click Auto Complete, click Clear forms and Clear passwords and then click Ok. HTH

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