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Run Yahoo Messenger in multiple instances

I want to run multiple Yahoo Messenger instances for different user on the same machine. Is there any way to do that?

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johntp.com/2006/07/10/… – JonH Apr 4 '11 at 12:11
    
Or this techcruser.blogspot.com/2007/04/… – JonH Apr 4 '11 at 12:11
    
@JonH: You can edit your comment no need to write comments separately. – Harry Joy Apr 4 '11 at 12:12
    
@Harry Joy - true but it doesn't cost me any money! – JonH Apr 4 '11 at 12:13
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You will have to edit the registry. Go to following location on registry

HKEY_CURRENT_USER/Software/Yahoo/pager/Test

Then Right click > create DWORD > name it “Plural” and change the value 0 to 1.

However, this will allow you to run the same messenger version multiple times. For example, You can't have a US messenger running in parallel with an messenger version for india.

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