I have installed the beta of messages. I understand the software is beta and I have searched all the Apple messages forums and Google around for a solution but could not find one.
I have set messages to launch upon startup via the icon in the dock as follows:
However when I log into OS X Lion 10.7.3 the primary new message window pops up:
This has the effect of having the messages icon in my dock active in addition to having a new message windows pop up.
My desire is to have messages start up without having a new message windows open upon login. Is there an obvious way to accomplish this? I have tried using minimize scripts which minimize the new message window but still results in having two icons active in my dock as follows:
I have additionally made sure that the "Restore windows when quitting and re-opening apps" setting under general preferences is not on.