Instant messaging allows you to quickly exchange messages with your online friends Yahoo! Messenger - Instant messaging allows you to quickly exchange messages with your online friends. Unlike e-mail, instant messages appear as soon they`re sent. By downloading the Yahoo! Messenger application to your computer, you can send instant messages to other people from around the globe, send them files or have a voice conference.
Other features include voice chat, file transfer, mail and stock quote alerts, sports scores, news, and much more.
NOTE: The Yahoo! Messenger Vista Preview works only on Vista OS.
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Here are some key features of "Yahoo! Messenger":
Photo Sharing: · Drag-and-drop photos into your IM windows and talk about them like you're there.
LAUNCHcast Radio: · Make your own radio station and listen to music you like!
Yahoo! Games: · Challenge your friends to classic Yahoo! Games in the IM window.
IMVironments: · Use interactive themed backgrounds in your IMs.
Find, Add, Share Friends: · Easily get connected with the people who matter most.
Yahoo! Search: · Search from your IM window, and get results both you and your friend can see.
File Transfer: · Drag-and-drop files for real-time sharing and instant notification that they've been received.
Address Book: · Synchronize all your contact information.
Stealth Settings: · Make yourself appear online to some and offline to others.
Audibles: · Let these animated characters say it out loud for you!
Emoticons: · Express your feelings with these animated smiling faces.
Yahoo! Avatars: · Represent yourself with a stylized graphical image.
Display Images: · Select an image to represent yourself to your friends.
Skins: · Select new visual designs or disable them altogether.
Voice: · Make free worldwide PC-to-PC calls and enjoy great sound quality and voice mail.
Take Yahoo! with You: · Stay connected to Yahoo! Messenger on your mobile phone.
Webcam: · Share live video with friends and family around the world.
Conference: · Exchange text messages with multiple people in one IM.