hideMessengerContacts Property

Current information about Live Connect is now available in the Windows Live Developer Center. The information in the following sections is provided for legacy purposes only.

Optional. Sets whether Messenger contacts are hidden.

Script:  http://js.live.net/4.1/loader.js
Feature:  Messenger.UI
Namespace:  Microsoft.Live.UI.Messenger

// To retrieve:
var hideMessengerContacts = instance.get_hideMessengerContacts();

// To update:
<wl:share hide-messenger-contacts="true|false"></wl:share>

Return Value

true if Messenger contacts are hidden; otherwise, false. The default is false.

This attribute indicates whether the user's Messenger contact list is shown within the sharing control's dialog. Setting this attribute to true is useful in scenarios where an application wishes to render the user's application-specific contact list. If no value is provided, the default is false.

Windows Live Messenger Connect

Supported in: 4.1

Windows Live Messenger Web Toolkit

Supported in: 3.7

Internet Explorer 8.0, Internet Explorer 7.0, Internet Explorer 6.0, Firefox 3.6, Firefox 3.5, Firefox 3.0, Firefox 2.0, Firefox 1.5, Chrome 3.0, Chrome 3.0, Chrome 2.0, Chrome 1.0, Safari 4.0, Safari 3.0, Opera 10.5