Skype is a program that enables you to make video and voice calls over the Internet. The program also allows you to send and receive messages, create group video calls with up to 10 people, share files with your Skype friends, call to mobiles and landlines worldwide.
Yahoo! Messenger - Chat with friends and enjoy stealth settings, video calls, PC calls, file sharing, photo sharing, SMS, emoticons, & more. Send instant messages in real-time to your friends. Share photos from your desktop or Flickr, then discuss them over IM while you and a friend view them together. Make a voice call to another Yahoo! Messenger user.
You can use emoticons, set status messages, send files or create voice mails. In case you are not online on Google Talk, and a friend is trying to chat with you, the message he/she wrote to you will be displayed to you as soon you log in, thanks to the “history” feature.
Facebook Messenger is a messaging service which allows Facebook users to chat with friends right from the desktop, but not only that, using it they'll be notified of new friend requests and messages. The idea of the application is great as when we surf the net or use some other app, this service will definitely come in handy, because we won't have to click away to stay in touch with friends.
Google Talk Video and Voice Plug-in is a free program that enables you to make free video calls with up to 10 people and talk face to face with your friends from your computer. The program allows you to enjoy video chatting sessions in Google Mail, iGoogle and Orkut.
This tool helps you improve and enjoy your Messenger experience, offering you a long list of Emoticons, Video Winks, Winks, Big Emos, Buddy Bubbles, Mood Avatars and many more. Using IMBooster contents, you will be able to express your inner feelings in a much advanced and beautiful way.
With ooVoo, you can connect with anyone, anytime, with video calls, video messages, phone calls, instant messaging and more. Use ooVoo to get face time with people you can't meet in person (and save travel time and money!). ooVoo makes life easier and more fun. Video chat with up to 12 friends for FREE. Anytime. Anywhere.
Messenger Plus! Live is an add-on for Windows Live Messenger. This program adds a lot of new functions to your Messenger. It allows to use different skins, and even includes a program that you can use to design your own skin, both for the Messenger itself and for the chat window.
Access the stuff on your computers from almost anywhere. With Windows Live Mesh and the Devices website, you can finally stop emailing files to yourself, carrying them around on a USB drive, or worrying whether the version you have with you is the latest.
Nimbuzz Messenger for PC is a program that gives you free calls, messaging and all your friends in one place. You can connect with your Nimbuzz friends and all your friends across popular instant messaging and social networks. You can use Nimbuzz to call your friends for free no matter where they are.
Microsoft Network launched its latest version of chat messenger on 18th September 2008.This version is better than others as it has option of mail filter and other security options like hiding your images.It shows how much storage is available in the messenger window itself.
Mail.Ru Agent is Russia’s most popular online communication program providing for you to remain in touch with your friends and to make new acquaintances. • Use voice and video communications for free; • Send and receive messages in popular social networks and messengers; • Send free SMS; • Share your impressions via microblogs; • Take part in multiuser conferences.
Bandoo gives you cool new ways to express yourself in Live Messenger, Hotmail, Yahoo IM & Mail, Gmail and Outlook Express, pumping your conversations full of endless fun and surprises! With countless Emoticons, Nudges, Winks, and Images, and new collections added regularly, there will always be something new to freshen up the conversation!
WebcamMax is a program that allows you to add thousands of fantastic effects to webcam video for your live chats and recordings. You can also record your fantastic videos shows and add effects to broadcast on YouTube or Facebook and share your video clips or desktop screen with family and friends through your Instant Messengers even without a real webcam.
Windows Live Messenger combines instant messaging features with social networking, so you can stay in touch with the important people in your life. Additionally, with Windows Live Messenger you can share photos and videos, and play games with friends while you chat.
fTalk is an instant messenger that lets you chat with your friends on Facebook. Facebook offers this service through its interface, but using fTalk you will be able to chat with your friends through this program, whose interface is very similar to Windows Live Messenger´s.
ICQ is a free program that allows you to make video calls and chat with your friends. You can share your photos and videos to all your friends including friends from Facebook, GoogleTalk, studiVZ, Mail.ru and AIM. You can also connect your email account to ICQ and get notifications about new messages.
Line for PC brings the famous messaging app for smartphones directly to your desktop. The app that is gaining more and more popularity and has become one of the major WhatsApp competitors, offers PC users a new way of communicating. With LINE, you can make phone calls and send text messages to any friend using the app at absolutely no cost.
Paltalk Messenger is a communication software. It helps you share and transfer files, send files to your family and friends, video chat, take screenshots, place VoiP calls, call anywhere around the globe. You can also meet new friends in thousands of chat rooms.
mIRC is a very popular IRC (Internet relay chat) client. This program allows you to connect to various networks at the same time. Fortunately, it allows voice chat, text formatting and multimedia objects. Moreover, it can handle CTCP commands and events. The interface is rather straightforward; yet, its design is not very attractive.
This program gets you into in any game`s comunity very easy. You can get to play with your friends the favorite games and chat with them at the same time in one dedicated program. Play some famous games like StarCraft, Counter-Strike, Dungeon Siege and Diablo II
Gadu-Gadu is a polish Instant Messenger that allows you to communicate over the Internet. you can send SMS (ShortMessageService) to mobile phones of all polish networks. Only Windows is supported by this program. The language of the program is polish.
RaidCall is a program that facilitates communication between various groups of people. You can hold up to 10,000 users at a time in a single RaidCall group, transfer files between the group, share videos, chat within group while watching embedded Twitch and own 3D streams.
2YourFace is a funny add-on for your browser. It provides audio and video streaming capabilities to your Facebook Chat. Facebook is the second most visited website in the world, and that's because it lets you do so many funny and addictive things, but unfortunately video chatting is not one of them.
AIM is an AOL Instant Messenger program that allows you to exchange messages with friends, family and colleagues online. The program allows you to create group and one-to-one chatting rooms, to view instant media previews, get notifications and share photos.