messenger_SignIn Field

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.

Enables an application to sign in to Windows Live Messenger.

Feature:  Microsoft.Live
Namespace:  Microsoft.Live

// To retrieve:
var messenger_SignIn = Microsoft.Live.Scope.messenger_SignIn;

// To update:
Microsoft.Live.Scope.messenger_SignIn = messenger_SignIn;

The Messenger_SignIn field represents the scope that provides access to Messenger Connect communication and sharing features. After you are granted the Messenger_SignIn scope you can then use Messenger related UI controls.

For more information, see Messenger.SignIn UI Controls.

The following code example demonstrates how to specify Messenger_SignIn as a requested scope.


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