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Keyboard, hotkey combo, or a shortcut that will open a conversation window in WLM

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Using Win 7 and MS 4000 keyboard.

I'm looking for a way that by either clicking a button on the keyboard, hotkey combo, or a shortcut on the desktop that will open a conversation window in Windows Live Messenger for a specific user.
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Also, macro can be assigned to a button....so that is an option too.
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try macroExpress :  http://www.macroexpress.com/sysreq.htm
you can also try the free Auto hotkey :  http://www.autohotkey.com/
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If you suggest macro, please provide code.
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i do not suggest  code, i suggest a tool for it; check the links
no code needed in most cases
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Your suggestion does not answer my question. If you suggest macro, please provide code.
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it does answer your question - did you ever make a macro?
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I already said a macro can be assigned to the keyboard.  Telling me that I can do a macro and sending me to macro website doesn't answer the question.  I know a macro will work.  I need the code.

You might as well tell me this and say it is the solution to my question
http://lmgtfy.com/?q=macro
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in esence, you use a macro recorder, that records everything you do : mouse movements, clicks, keyboard inputs..
code is only needed when that does not cover your needs, see here :  http://www.homeandlearn.co.uk/mw/s10p1.html
http://freelabs.info/MacroRecorder.aspx
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