Messenger Connect UI Controls

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.

The UI controls for Windows Live Messenger Connect enable you to integrate Windows Live into your site with little or no JavaScript code. With the UI controls, you can focus on building the user experience for your site. The functionality that the UI controls enable can also be implemented by working directly with the JavaScript API.

UI Controls Reference (Messenger Connect)

Provides a complete list of the UI controls, with examples and screen shots for each control.

Specifying the Language for UI Controls

Describes how to specify the language for localized UI controls.

Creating UI Controls Dynamically

Shows how to add, update, and remove Messenger Connect UI controls on your page by using JavaScript.

CSS Guidelines (Messenger Connect)

Describes practices to help the Messenger UI controls appear consistently with the other content on your webpages.

UI Control Error Messages

Lists the error messages that can arise when users interact with the Windows Live Messenger Connect UI controls, along with possible ways to resolve the corresponding errors.