We all want the latest Messenger, but... Once installed you will notice that the standard Yahoo Messenger emoticons are, well, lame! Everyone's first upgrade is the emoticons. And get this...
First step is to download better smileys. Start Here:
It's recommended that downloading better smileys before installing Yahoo Messenger works best.
Usually one finds this out the hard way (after installing Yahoo Messenger). So, if you're thinking about upgrading your emoticons, you might consider doing it BEFORE installing Messenger. So try our two step process. That said...Messenger helps you stay in touch with your friends, whether they are on Messenger, Facebook, Twitter, or elsewhere. Messenger is faster, lighter with a fresh look, and it's free!
Messenger is an advertisement-supported instant messaging client and associated protocol provided by!. Messenger is provided free of charge and can be downloaded and used with a generic "!ID" which also allows access to other services, such as Mail, where users can be automatically notified when they receive new email. also offers PC-PC, PC-Phone and Phone-to-PC service, file transfers, webcam hosting, text messaging service, and chat rooms in various categories.
Messenger was originally launched under the name Pager on March 9, 1998.
In addition to instant messaging features similar to those offered by ICQ, it also offers (on Microsoft Windows) features such as: IMVironments (customizing the look of Instant Message windows, some of which include authorized themes of famous cartoons such as Garfield or Dilbert), address-book integration and Custom Status Messages. It was also the first major IM client to feature BUZZing and music-status. Another recently added feature is customized avatars.
Enhanced video calling
Feel like you're there with high-quality, full screen video and voice calling
Keep up with what your friends are doing
See your friends' latest updates from, Flickr, Twitter and more with the new “Updates” view
Improved language support
Change your preferred language in Messenger with just a few clicks
Download Messenger from the official site here: