Windows Live Messenger 2011 is an Instant Messaging in which you can write your friends without being closer. This new version is even more than a chat because it includes the possibility of making videos, new emoticons or being invisible for your friends.
It was used mainly to talk with your friends that don’t live next to you or even for making easier to talk with people from the other side of the world. Nowadays, it has improved in several ways providing a more complete application with different possibilities.
Write or call your friends
After the great improvement of some VoIP tools, Windows Live Messenger 2011’s included the possibility of making calls and video calls. This provides a new way of communication which is able even in high definition.
But, if you don’t want to be watched but you want to send a voice message or a short video, you can also do it. This new version allows you to a more complete offer of possibilities keeping its authenticity as the emoticons but with new incorporations.
There are several small changes in this new version, but there are other totally new features, such as the inclusion of social networks, for example, MSN, Facebook or even Yahoo. You can talk to your friends through these platforms without having their Messenger accounts.
The great alternative is Skype, which is a quite similar program in terms of VoIP communication but with more advanced features according to videoconferences, watch in real time and the quality.
Besides, you can try Yahoo! Messenger, which is another instant messaging client in which you can talk to your friends who are included on your personal list. It also allows you to contact with people that are on Facebook and besides play games.
Windows Live Messenger 2011 Features
It includes the following features:
- Make HD video calls
- Send instant messages and be in contact with your friends
- Share your files with any contact
- Integrate it with other services like YouTube, MySpace or Facebook
- Use ‘Contacts mode’ to have the old and traditional contact list
- Play games with your friends online
- Make multiple conversations at the same time in just one window
- Send emoticons to express your feelings
If you’re interested in reading more information about this program, you can do it
It is a quite simple and interactive program in which you can talk to your friends, write them or even watch them in real time. Nevertheless, it includes a new software that allows you to talk to people that are on other social networks.
- Free program
- Quite simple and intuitive
- Sync with social networks
- Video calls
- Quite outdated