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Should I remove MSN Chat Messenger and Options?

What percent of users and experts removed it?
73% remove it27% keep it
Overall Sentiment
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How common is it?
Global Rank #49,515
United States Rank #30,901
Reach 0.0015%
Lifespan of installation (until removal)
< 303.89 days
1022.18 days >
Average installed length: 537.08 days


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MSN Chat Messenger and Options

What is MSN Chat Messenger and Options?

MSN Chat Messenger and Options is a bundled installation using a download monetization platform. Installing the co-bundled software through the modified installer may not be optional. From the distribution site: "This product is totally free and offers the user additional bundle products that may include advertisements. The software can be installed without any additional software by opting out of the offerings. All additional bundle products are available for free from the manufacturer website. During installation and setup the software will offer uses by default the ability to install web browser toolbars or other potentially unwanted software applications designed to modify a user's search settings.


Typically most users end up uninstalling this just after a few days. The setup package is about 1.65 MB (1,725,433 bytes) when donwloaded.
  • Bundles additional prorgams in setup
  • Displays unwanted advertisements
  • Many experts agree, if you don't use it you should remove it!
MSN Chat Messenger and Options has been seen bundling various 3rd party software during the installation process. Make sure to check for and remove unused programs.

Program detailsProgram details

Displayed publisher: MSN Chat Messenger and Options
URL: airinstaller.com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\msn chat messenger and options
Uninstaller: C:\Program Files\MSN Chat Messenger and Options\Uninstaller.exe
Estimated size: 1.65 MB

Program filesFiles installed by MSN Chat Messenger and Options

  • Uninstaller.exe (by Uninstaller) - Software Uninstaller (Uninstaller)

How do I remove MSN Chat Messenger and Options?

You can uninstall MSN Chat Messenger and Options from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program MSN Chat Messenger and Options, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8/10: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove MSN Chat Messenger and Options.
  4. If for some reason uninstallation fails, please install Microsoft's uninstall fixer utility which will help fix problems with programs that can't be uninstalled at support.microsoft.com.

Win 7 (SP1) 83%
Win Vista (SP2) 3%
Uninstall it 73%
Keep it 27%

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 7 82.76%
Windows 10 13.79%
Windows Vista 3.45%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 7 Home Premium 75.86%
Windows 8 6.90%
Windows 7 Home Basic 3.45%
Windows 7 Professional 3.45%
Windows 8 Pro 3.45%
Windows 8.1 3.45%

Distribution by countryGeography

87.23% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 87.23%
  United Kingdom 6.38%
  Canada 2.13%
  India 2.13%
  Romania 2.13%

OEM distributionPC manufacturers

What PC manufacturers (OEMs) have it installed?
Hewlett-Packard 48.15%
Acer 18.52%
Dell 11.11%
Toshiba 11.11%
Lenovo 3.70%
American Megatrends 3.70%
Common models
HP Pavilion g7 Notebook P... 14.81%
HP Pavilion dv7 Notebook ... 11.11%
HP Pavilion g6 Notebook P... 3.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite L745 3.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite L675D 3.70%
TOSHIBA Satellite C655 3.70%


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