signOut Method

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.

Signs the user out of the current session.

Feature:  Microsoft.Live
Namespace:  Microsoft.Live


The signOut method is asynchronous. It simply deletes the access token and immediately returns. No server-side call is initiated.

The following example demonstrates how to call signOut.

function signout() {

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