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MSN Messenger can't co-exist between X and 9
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Mar 16, 2002, 09:37 PM
Is anyone able to get MSN Messenger to co-exist on a dual-boot (OSX/OS9) system?

Whenever I try to install it on OS9 it detects the X version and won't install. (So .. I have no messenger when booted into 9)
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Mar 18, 2002, 06:18 AM
just open the version you created in osX while in 9 seems to work for me
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Mar 18, 2002, 06:26 AM
yep... that's the solution...

be sure to have the latest version of carbonlib installed in os 9
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