Net Send 2 Questions

Is there a GUI for Net Send *  ?

I get tired of going to the comand prompt to send a mesg to all my users  (small office)


ALSO  all my clinets are running windows XP /w SP2

I have 2 that can SEND Net Send messages but will not receive.
I have  Messenger, Workstation,  RPC, and Plug and Play services running.  What else can keep the messenger box from popping up?

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mrchaos101Asked:
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DVation191Commented:
mrchaos101,
Yes,
Net Send GUI (Freeware)
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/netsendgui.html

and you second question...
It's because the SP2 Firewall is on.
How to turn off XP SP2 Firewall
http://www.snapfiles.com/get/netsendgui.html

hope this helps.
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trymelatrCommented:
Firewall software and popup blockers perhaps?
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mrchaos101Author Commented:
sigh..

Feel stuiped.  DVation had it right.  I forgo to turn off the fire wall on those 2 pc's when we updated.   ALL the others got done.... I guess I was looking for something HARDER and didn't check the simple stuff first.

Thank You Kindly.
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