Running MSN Messenger 7.0.0820 on XP

After installing MSN Messenger 7.0.0820, if you’re still getting the message saying "A newer version is available.  You must install the newer version in order to continue", like the one below, there’s a simple fix for it.
 
MSN Messenger new version notification
 
The fix is simply to run it in Windows 2000 compatibility mode – you can set that in the "Compatibility" tab in file properties of msnmsgr.exe.
 
Told you it’s simple!
 
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