The newest version is Windows Live Messenger.Until now this Microsoft online messenger was called MSN, but now is named Windows Live Messenger .Anyway, some people prefer to use previous versions because they like the old functions and especially , the design. it will prompt you at the setup moment to install it .
It is a powerfully concurrent for Yahoo . These messengers have ,in principal,the same functions and facilities.The essential purpose is to make easier online instant communications between people who are in different locations and have a connection to internet .
Does not need a very fast speed and is running pretty quiet. You can add contact names and share information,music,videos and files with your friends.It allows to meet new people and speak with them online .
Emoticons are available to be used and you can choose a picture for your avatar .You can search with this tool a contact name or a number.
At Privacy options , you can forbid access to call you for the persons you choose .The files can be saved in a default folder on your computer .You can receive alert from this program when you have new emails from Hotmail account or when a new contact is online . You can change the fonts and show in your status bar what kind of music you are listening when you are typing messages in your account. MSN is a messenger who allow to edit your contact card , changing the name,the address ,the phone number and other personal data .Allows to choose a default avatar picture ,use a picture from your computer and send emoticons .Is available for free download and have support from Help Center if you have problems using this application .
A lot of users around the World
Microsoft has acquired Skype and Windows Live Messenger (MSN Messenger) is no longer developed since April 2013 You can use your MSN account with Skype .