Originally posted by budgie5359@hotmail
quote: t y u very much 4 ur reply its very gud of u. wen i set up my msn agen i used a different password to get it going agen and so ther was no trace of old contacts on there. i av the first names of some of the contacts but not the hotmail . com or yahoo . co .uk etc ty
Originally posted by djdannyp
When you sign into Messenger it should pick up your contacts automatically. They are stored on the server, not on your hard drive, so signing into your account on ANY computer, into any messenger service (whether it's WLM itself, or a webmessenger or phone messenger), it should pick up all of your contacts
You should use the same address and password as before. On a completely new account, with now way to access the old harddrive, I don't think it's possible to recover anything.