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  1. #1

    Member Since
    Dec 23, 2007
    Can see a windows live contacts display picture using Mac msn 6.0.3
    Hi guys,

    I am curious as to why I can see one of my contacts display pictures who uses windows live msn. This is the only windows live contact on my list whose display picture I can view. I am currently running Mac msn 6.0.3 on leopard.

    Afaik Mac msn 6.0.3 users could not view windows live msn contacts DPs. How can this be possible then? Is it because this user set the resolution correctly for the DP? (silly question)

    SO yeah, if anyone here has had an experience like this and knows as to why this works, could you please tell me so my other windows contacts can get it to work with my iMac.

    The screenshot below is of the windows live msn user whose DP I can view.

    I have Amsn and Adium so please do not recommend these programs. Amsn's interface is buggy and has annoying drawbacks and I cannot chat to Yahoo contacts when using Adium.

    Thanks in advance.

  2. #2

    Member Since
    Sep 16, 2007
    not sure as to why you can't see your contacts display pic,

    but i use a program called mercury messenger from

    its virtually the same as msn but i can see all display pics no probs

  3. #3
    *Moved thread to proper forum- Question has nothing to do with OS 9/Classic*

  4. #4

    Member Since
    Oct 17, 2007
    2.16 GHz C2D, 1GB Ram, MacBook White
    Sometimes the DP only comes up if you talk to them.

  5. #5

    Member Since
    Jul 22, 2007
    PPC G4 Digital Audio,466 MHz, 768 SDRAM
    mine does that too, never comes up with anyones DP. used to do the same on my PC.

  6. #6

    Member Since
    Oct 17, 2007
    2.16 GHz C2D, 1GB Ram, MacBook White
    As i said above sometimes you have to talk to that person i had the same prob on pc as well

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