Monday, September 3, 2007

Multiple Instances of yahoo messenger

Yahoo Messenger
is a popular instant messaging software around. Yahoo messenger, by default, runs only a single copy on a single machine so for people with multiple yahoo id's this is a problem. Here is a short snippet that makes yahoo messenger to run multiple versions.

Open the registry editor.
Start > Run > regedit

Navigate to

+- Software
+- yahoo
+- pager

Create a new key inside pager named Test
Now inside the Test folder create REG_DWORD named pluralwith value 1.

Now you should be able to run multiple instances of yahoo messenger.

Alternate Method

Copy paste the text below exactly to a file with extension ".reg"



Double click the reg file and press "yes".

Thats all folks

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Anonymous said...

To run multiple instances of GoogleTalk

"C:\Program Files\Google\Google Talk\googletalk.exe" /nomutex

Change the path to GoogleTalk.exe depending on your system.