How to know MSN actual online status?

Posted on 2005-04-26
Last Modified: 2008-01-09
Assume that..
1. A and B use msn:
2. A allow B in contact list, but B block A.
If A onlines, and a moment later (while A is still online) B onlines,
then we can know that A will not know that B onlines.
But, Are there any experts who can help A checking the actual online status of B??
Question by:lasvegas77
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    Expert Comment

    Hate to say it, but this sounds like a pretty dubious request.

    It would also be difficult - MSN is not a peer to peer chat client, it is server-based.  The server will not give client A the online status of B due to the block, and there is no way around this.
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    try this site  ........ it should answer ur question + more
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    also this should help if sushil_dias's doesnt..
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    I'm glad to say that those utilities no longer work if you are running the latest version of MSN Messenger.  Of course, they may work on earlier versions and where people have not enabled privacy settings.

    Author Comment

    Thank you.
    I see that works for some accounts.
    But does not work for any accounts which I've tried.

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