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How can I check if my msn conversations are being recorded on my computer>?

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EscapeFrom Fri 14-Sep-07 22:09:15

I have a sneaking suspicion my ex has set the computer to record my conversations and checking it when I am not looking.

Anyone know if I can see if this is the case, and how?

DumbledoresGirl Fri 14-Sep-07 22:12:48

Have you clicked on tools then options and then looked at security? I didn't know anyone could record your conversations, unless you mean message history.

EscapeFrom Fri 14-Sep-07 22:53:42

I have, I think they are going to a hidden file but (of course hmm I can't find them

pellshky Sun 16-Sep-07 11:38:03

Is MSN the same as Messenger? If so, in Windows Live Messenger, left click on the box showing your online status (where it says things like online, busy etc). A box comes up with 'options'. Choose options. In the options panel, choose messages.

You should now see a 'message history' section which will tell you whether or not conversations are recorded and in which directory.

Find the directory, conversations are recorded in XML files which you can read in MS Word.

lou33 Sun 16-Sep-07 11:43:33

mine are saved in my received files under the name of your msn address

you can uncheck your option to save your conversations in tools

lou33 Sun 16-Sep-07 11:44:11

also it will tell you in the tools section where the file is saved to

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