Does either of you using any Firewall ? Since your friend is having XP, does
he use the inbuilt firewall enabled? If so, try disabling it.
> I hope to this time do a better job in spelling my
> question clearly.
> In my attempts to do the "PC to PC Voice dialog, using the
> MSN Messenger Version 5", i.e. to talk "PC to PC", there
> is no sound coming through, in both directions.
> But my speakers and my microphone do work in other
> By "dialog" I mean talking, between 2 computers, over the
> Internet, to each other.
> Is there an incompatibility problem here between different
> Operating Systems?
> Is there something else that has to be set in the
> I did go through the Audio Tuning, earlier, and again
> after your reply, and there was normal sound there, in
> both directions.
> But the "PC to PC" still does not transmit any sound, in
> both directions.
> Subject: Re: PC to PC Voice dialog with MSN Messenger
> Version 5 does not do sound. Attachments: None
> From: "Jonathan Kay [MVP]"
> Greetings Zan,
> Assuming the "dialog" you're referring to is the small
> panel displayed during a voice call,
> you may need to re-run the Audio Tuning Wizard (outside of
> a call). To do so, click the
> Tools menu, then Audio Tuning Wizard.
> Jonathan Kay
> Windows MVP, Messenger
> Associate Expert
> Messenger Resources - http://messenger.jonathankay.com
> > My PC to PC Voice dialog with MSN Messenger Version 5
> > not do sound.
> > Mine is Windows 98 2nd. Edition.
> > My "contacts" have the ME and the XP. (I don't have
> > contacts with W-98 that I could try).
> > Is this supposed to work or not?
> > How can I check if my setup is correct?
> > Last Spring my My PC to PC Voice dialog used to work.
> > Since then, I've reinstalled MS components - updates in
> > computer after "crashes".
> > Now, the Sound system in my computer does work with "Web
> > Radio".
> > It dos make sounds from the Messenger in "alert"
> > situation, and the microphone adjustment tool does react
> > to sound.
> > But the PC to PC Voice dialog with MSN Messenger Version
> > does not do sound, in both directions.