Wednesday, 16 March 2011

Windows Live Messenger

250px-Windows_Live_Messenger_ScreenshotWindows Live Messenger (formerly named MSN Messenger) is an instant messaging client created by Microsoft that is currently designed to work with Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows Mobile/Windows CE, Xbox 360, Blackberry OS, iOS, Java ME, S60 on Symbian OS 9.x and Zune HD. The client has been part of Microsoft’s Windows Live set of online services since 2005. It connects to Microsoft’s .NET Messenger Service. The client was first released as MSN Messenger on July 22, 1999, and as Windows Live Messenger on December 13, 2005. One can find all kinds of MSN messenger nicks and nicknames at
Windows Live Messenger’s album viewer is based on Windows Live Photo Gallery and provides users a photo viewing experience for photo albums shared via Windows Live Skydrive and Facebook. Windows Live Messenger allow users to appear offline to particular individual contacts, as well as to an entire category within Windows Live Messenger, while appearing online to other contacts. One can send messages to contacts who are offline; they will receive the messages once they come online. There are various games and applications available in Windows Live Messenger that can be accessed via the conversation window by clicking on the games icon, and challenging your friend or contact to a competition in a game, or inviting them to launch a shared external application.


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