Messenger problems: Resolving error code 80071392

Messenger error 80071392

If you receive the error code 80071392 when you try to sign in to Windows Live Messenger, try the steps below:

  1. Windows XP: Click Start, Run. A dialog box opens.

    Windows 7/Vista: Press the Windows and the R keys. A dialog box opens.

  2. Enter the cmd command, then click OK.
  3. In the appearing window, enter ipconfig /flushdns, then press Enter.
  4. Retry to sign in.