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Wireless Network Issue - Two Separate Live Messenger On Two Computers


Hi i am posting this for a friend who has their network set up as follows:-

Pc 1 - a laptop running vista and connected to a wireless router.
Pc 2 - a laptop running win 7 and connected to the same router.

Pc 1 logs into windows live messenger and works ok without second pc switched on.
Pc 2 logs into windows live messenger and works ok without other pc switched on.

When both are switched on then live messenger cannot get logged into on the windows 7 machine. The machines are not networked other than to the router. Can someone help to identify if this is a common problem that cannot be fixed or what can be done to correct this problem.


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The problem details are as follows:

Problem signature:

Problem event name: appcrash
Application name: msnmsgr.exe
Application version: 14. 0. 8089. 726
Application timestamp: 4a6ce533
Fault module name: msnmsgr.exe
Fault module version: 14. 0. 8089. 726
Fault module timestamp: 4a6ce533
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Exception offset: 0026e40f
Os version: 6. 1. 7600. 2. 0. 0. 768. 3
Locale id: 3081

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Application version: 14. 0. 3921. 717
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Fault module name: stackhash_2264
Fault module version: 0. 0. 0. 0
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