In recent post I’ve posted about the new Windows Live Messenger but today I will show you the new features of the new Windows Live Essential Wave 4.
Windows Live Essentials includes Messenger, Mail, Photo Gallery, Movie Maker, Writer, Sync and Family Safety. Essentials is available for free.
If Microsoft released a beta of Windows Live Messenger 9, Yahoo! released a final version of Messenger 2009. In this new version is the possibility to insert videos in the messages, images directly of Flickr account and to insert maps in the conversations. There are also some similar functions with Skype. A full list with Yahoo! Messenger 2009 features between XP, Vista, Mac and Web version you can find at Yahoo Messenger features page.
Do you believe or not Windows Live Messenger 9 now is Official Beta, so this mean that soon will be released. Our last article about Windows Live Messenger 9 was a review with the new features of that famous unofficial beta.
Here are some of the new features of the upcoming Windows Live Messenger 9 Beta.
- Animated Display Pictures – now you can use animated .gif files as your display picture
- Multiple Points Of Presence Suport – Now you can sign into Messenger v9 from several different locations and remain signed in, In v8.5 and under, signing in at a new pc will sign you out anywhere else.
- SPIM reporting – report and block users who spam you via IM.
- Per contact sounds – chose a sound to associate with each of your contacts’ actions
- Signature sounds – Make sound signatures instead of just graphical ones
- Links in Status Message – Links in the status message are now clickable