This process is a component of Windows Live, an instant messenger program from Microsoft used for instantaneous communication among users (""chat""). This particular file implements the Sign-In Helper feature, which is a browser help object (BHO) that works with your Web browser to permit faster logins. It is a convenience process and can be terminated.
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|All comments about WindowsLiveLogin.dll: |
| windows live messenger..... i got it right after installing it at least -_- nikolaj jensen|
| To authenticate you on microsoft site with the Live ID ; Le service Passport devient Windows Live ID See also: Link lediabolo|
| Its a sign on helper for Msn messanger |
| for msn messenger quick sign in See also: Link |
| comes with messenger live |
| Was installed with my WindowsLive webcam See also: Link cfrito|
| WindowsLiveLogin.dll is a part of Microsoft Windows Live.WindowsLiveLogin.dll is a Windows Live Sign-in Helper. Joseph|
| Slows up my pc and comes up on other virus protection software Cody|
| Windows Live Sign-in Helper See also: Link Kurtis Brown|
| Live Messenger |
| Process is for MSN - harmless. Chris|
| windows live login |
| If i end it i get loged out of windows Jesse|
| Part of the .NET framework in a CTP |
| Windows Live Messenger Arran Fortuna|
| Gehört zum MSN Live Messenger is harmlos aber unnötig |
| Its harmless use it if you want to, i have it disabled, i do not use the tool bar anyway See also: Link carl|
| This file allows to login in to your MSN Messenger MxxxD|
| pretty self explanatory. Signs you into windows live quickly and quietly. zachgeist|
| Es parte de windows live messenger Josue|
| Just MSN login! Alex|
| messenger dll Rasseak|
| any proprams that change my broser home witout asking is not wellcome on my system....... No Way|
| part of windows live, jest google it, seems bug-e on google, i dont use it disabled it in ie no|
| From wikipedia: Microsoft account (previously Microsoft Wallet, Microsoft Passport, .NET Passport, Microsoft Passport Network, and most recently Windows Live ID) is a single sign-on web service developed and provided by Microsoft that allows users to log in to many websites using one account. The service is commonly referred to as "MSN", because many services incorporating the Microsoft account are or were previously branded with the MSN brand. See also: Link JPD|
| Part of Windows Live. If this process is killed,Windows Update and Windows Genuine Validation will not function properly. |
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