Today, users running Windows Messenger
5 Beta were greeted with an update entitled "Windows Live Messenger 8.5 Beta 1 Update 1" via .
The update description notes that there are no changes to Messenger it self, and that it is simply an update to aid in testing how receives its updates. Although no new version is available yet, the nature of the update suggests that we may be seeing one soon.
You do not need to uninstall any previous versions before updating, nor will you have to reboot your The update brings WLM's build up to 8.5.1238 (from 1235).
Download: WLM 8.5 Beta Update 1 via Microsoft Update
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