Download Windows Live Messenger 9 – Official Beta

Windows Live Messenger 9 - Download-free-new 2009

Windows Live Messenger 9 - Download-free-new 2009

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

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Add Windows Live Messenger to your Website

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The Windows Live Messenger IM Control lets people on the Web reach you in Messenger by showing your Messenger status on your web site, blog, or social networking profile. The Windows Live Messenger IM Control runs in the browser and lets site visitors message you without installing Messenger first. The IM Control is supported in IE6, IE7, and Firefox 2.0 on Windows and Firefox 2.0 on Mac OS. The IM Control is supported in 32 languages.

This is a nice addition to the IM button functionality announced in Ali’s post.  An important difference between the two is that the new Windows LiveMessenger IM Control allows people to send you IMs without installing Windows Live Messenger, and the IM button requires that they have it installed and are logged in.

To use the IM Control:

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