When running the new Live Messenger on a Windows 7 workstation, you notice that the client is always visible in the taskbar. In the old days when minimize the clientscreen it disappeared from the taskbar, only the icon in the tray was shown. I prefer a clean desktop with minimum icons. So how to minimize to the tray only.
Q: How to minimize Live Messenger to the tray?
A: Run msnmsgr.exe in Windows Vista compatibility mode.