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Get rid of Instant Messaging in Lotus Notes

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When I installed Lotus Notes I chose Instant Messaging by mistake, but now I want to take it off because it's anoying. How do I do that, is it in the ini file?
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I added the IM_DISABLED=1 line and it worked the first time I opened Lotus Notes, but then Messenger popped up again and when I look in notes.ini, there is a new line there IM_DISABLED=0. How can I get rid of it for good?
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Did you try to remove the  Sametime Server in the Location Document as suggested in the link.

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Set the location doc to NOT log on to instant messaging, remove the Sametime server from the location doc, and add the INI variable back in.  That should do ya.
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