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Fix for wlstartup.exe - Entry Point Not found in Windows Live Essentials Beta.

As MSN Messenger goes from basic chat tool to basic chat tool full of additional rubbish you don't actually need or want many users have installed the Beta version of Windows Live Essentials.

With this comes the continuous error at boot up time of:-

wlstartup.exe - Entry Point Not found

The Fix:-

Download CCCleaner from FileHippo http://www.filehippo.com/download_ccleaner/ and install

Uninstall All versions of Windows live essentials

Reboot in Safe mode by Pressing F8 at Boot up

Remove any folders referencing windows live within program files and common files

Run CCleaner and select the Registry cleaner, run the Scan, then fix any errors found

Reboot the machine, install Windows Live Essentials 2011 (If you really have to)

http://explore.live.com/windows-live-essentials?os=other

And your problem will be cured