You will need
  • Software Agent
First of all, you need to run the program for instant messaging between users of the network To do this, double-click the icon of the logo of the program on the desktop. It can also be run via the start menu ("All programs").
To view archive messages to a specific contact from your list you need to open the list, right-click the contact and select the same option. If viewing the desired message failed, it is recommended to try method restore files via email to Since this feature became available relatively recently, some messages may not be displayed.
Most of these programs saves all changes to the messages archive on your hard drive. In "Agent" also there is this function that saves data in hidden files. To view these files, you must activate the option to show hidden and system files. To do this, open any window "Windows Explorer", click the top menu "Tools" and select "folder options". In the window that opens click the View tab and check the box for "Show hidden files and folders".
Now navigate to the folder that contains hidden files with files messages contacts. Open the document with any text editor such as "Notepad" or "Wordpad". By default, the data files are located in the account folder or the Application Data directory in the same custom folder.
To save the archive files of correspondence in another directory you should click the top menu "File" and select "Save as" (in plain text editor). In the file save dialog box to specify the name and future location. Then click the "Save" button or press the Enter key.