messengerContext 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.

Gets an instance of the IMessengerContext class. You can use this instance to access Windows Live Messenger services.

Feature:  Microsoft.Live
Namespace:  Microsoft.Live

// To retrieve:
var messengerContext = Microsoft.Live.App.get_messengerContext();

// To update:

Return Value

An IMessengerContext instance.

Windows Live Messenger services include Messenger-specific features, such as user presence, chat, and conversations.

The following code example demonstrates how to obtain the messengerContext property after a user has signed in.

    var messengerContext = Microsoft.Live.App.get_messengerContext();

Windows Live Messenger Connect

Supported in: 4.1

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 4.0, Chrome 3.0, Chrome 2.0, Chrome 1.0, Safari 4.0, Safari 3.0