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by pcfa / August 19, 2008 5:06 AM PDT

can you please tell me when talking on msn messnger is there anyway i can find out where they are talking from or who they are? as i have a person i want to find out where they are they say they know me but will not tell me who they are lol. thank you.

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In short, no...
by John.Wilkinson / August 19, 2008 10:30 AM PDT
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With the existence of proxy servers everyone has the ability to make it look like they are anywhere in the world. You could ask him/her to e-mail you, the look up the IP address located in the e-mail's headers, but note that I have successfully shown myself as being in Japan, Australia, Argentina, etc, none of which I've ever been to. Outside of government channels, it's usually a dead end.

John

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by pcfa / August 19, 2008 10:33 AM PDT
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thank you now im going to have fun trying to fig out who they are lol

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Best thing you can do...
by glenn30 / August 19, 2008 11:21 PM PDT
In reply to: re

is block them in MSN Messenger and get them out of your life. If they will not tell who they are so you can confirm the identity... then they are no friend of yours... trust me!

Drop them!

Glenn

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