To start a DISABLED Messenger service on Windows Server 2003, either type the following commands, pressing Enter after each line:

<b>CD /D %SystemRoot%\system32
sc.exe config Messenger start= auto
net.exe start Messenger</b>
You can also run the StartMessenger.bat file, which contains:
@echo off
<b>%SystemRoot%\system32\</b>sc.exe config Messenger start= auto
<b>%SystemRoot%\system32\</b>net.exe start Messenger