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Yahoo! Messenger for Vista

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abecedarian paradoxious    319

Source- email:

Take a sneak peek at Yahoo! Messenger for Windows Vista?

You asked us to keep you in the loop about Yahoo! Messenger for Vista. How about a chance to try things out for yourself? Here's a preview.

We've included many of your favorite features and several new surprises, plus a sleek design.

Thanks for your patience as we built this first version. Check it out, play around, then share your feedback with us.

Try out the new Yahoo! Messenger for Vista.

Check it out!

Please do not reply to this message. This email is in response to your request to be notified when Yahoo! Messenger for Vista was available. To learn more about Yahoo!'s use of personal information, including the use of Web beacons in HTML-based email, please read our Privacy Policy. Yahoo! Messenger is located at 701 First Avenue, Sunnyvale, CA 94089.

And here's the link.

And it sucks to be x64 Vista... the preview doesn't support it.

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DigitalE    10

Yep, I just got the email as well :)

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s0nic69    6

AWESOME!!! i wonder why i didnt get the email.......THANKS :laugh:

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nazgul    0

Huh. That's not half bad, really. Shame I don't really use Y! to talk to more than two people. No point to use a single protocol client for that...

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s0nic69    6
Huh. That's not half bad, really. Shame I don't really use Y! to talk to more than two people. No point to use a single protocol client for that...

you should be able to IM ur msn messenger friends in this one as u were able to in the recent versions of yahoo

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Wanderermy    37

I got the email too

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s0nic69    6

wow, been using it for a few minutes, and its so nice not to see all the ads, and all the plug ins!! wow, it looks so clean!!! :D im sure they will be adding all the junk later :( hope they give the option to keep it clean.... anyways, its looks really nice, just need the things that have been excluded from the preview.

i just now got the email :) glad that they didnt forget me :p

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:: Lyon ::    33

Dang.. you are so quick.. I'm just about to post it :) downloading now

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Cloud Constructors    8

downloading

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Luis.A    0

Finally! :D .. woot!

EDIT:

OK now i'm kinda angry. This is what windows live messenger should have looked like for Vista. DAMN shame that MS does'nt have a good team designing their GUI.

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micwa    2

FINALLY!!!!

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:: Lyon ::    33

I hope all the hype is worth it.. going to install this at home in about an hour.. although I'm not sure if this can replace my WLM

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ObiWanToby    35

Wow the memory footprint is low, but man...the performance sucks

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s0nic69    6

am i the only one who is getting a weird slow reaction from the main preferences menu? jw cuz that is the only performance issue i am having. what performance problems are u having Intelman?

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Premgenius    26

Dam! Should have posted it in the forum instead of submitting this into the Newsdesk....LOL

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ObiWanToby    35
am i the only one who is getting a weird slow reaction from the main preferences menu? jw cuz that is the only performance issue i am having. what performance problems are u having Intelman?

Scrolling in it is slow, animations are slow, like popout windows and whatnot. I think it is Microsoft's fault, Switcher has the same issues.

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micwa    2

Buggy. I hate that you have to edit contact info from the web. WTF?

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:: Lyon ::    33

It is kinda overhyped lol or at least not ready yet.

and I thought I can use this to login to my live account as well (see my msn/wlm friends) ..oopsie.. back to WLM then, as I don't really chat with my yahoo account

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MichaelEaton    10

Got this in an email from Yahoo!

Take a sneak peek at Yahoo! Messenger for Windows Vista?

You asked us to keep you in the loop about Yahoo! Messenger for Vista. How about a chance to try things out for yourself? Here's a preview.

We've included many of your favorite features and several new surprises, plus a sleek design.

Thanks for your patience as we built this first version. Check it out, play around, then share your feedback with us.

Try out the new Yahoo! Messenger for Vista.

Check it out!

Links go to: http://messenger.yahoo.com/windowsvista.php

-Michael

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medosa    0

Thanks man i tried it i think it still needs a lot of work

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Tantawi    81

FINALLY.

/me downloads.

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BikuDada    0
Thanks man i tried it i think it still needs a lot of work

is it very buggy.....

can somebody give me offline installer link ? i have having problem installing online....

Much appreciated..

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Alex_is_Axel    3

so you cant use this on XP just to confirm?

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MtnDewCodeRedFreak    144

Finally - after a 1-and-a-half year teaser on that website!

I like it, but it needs work.

Preferences screen - I was like what the hell???? But then I realized that it's a Beta, after all .... the first beta.

Hmm methinks Yahoo Mess for Vista is gonna be 9.5 or to that matter lol.

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