Windows Live Messenger 2011 is now available for free download as a full version. The new WLM 2011 has some cool new features and offers more ways to connect with your friends, family and social network! Microsoft has also integrated MSN Messenger with Hotmail, SkyDrive and Photo gallery.
Windows live Messenger Features
The focus of this new windows live messenger is on integrating social networks like Facebook, Twitter and Myspace.The new interface is no more a simple messenger client but a more complete social interface, which keeps you updated on the status of all your friends on social networks. As more and more people are getting hooked to Facebook, Twitter and the likes, Microsoft has got its focus right in this ultimate new social messenger.
With the new windows messenger, you can chat face-to-face in high definition (HD) using a webcam, start a photo slide show, watch videos together and also share links you’ve discovered on the web! To have a video chat, both you and your friend need to have a webcam and Windows live messenger 11 installed on your respective computers. HD video chat is possible only if you have an HD webcam.
With this new windows live messenger, you can keep in touch with your social network, even when you’re away from home, as the new messenger interface lets you connect with your friends on your smartphone.
One cool new feature added to this release of Windows Live Messenger is the option to chat to your Facebook friends via Messenger. The chat function has been well integrated with WLM 2011 (15 – 15.4.3502.0922) and you will feel at home in using it.The Facebook chat integration has only been enabled for the United States, United Kingdom, France, Germany, Russia, and Brazil. If you aren’t in any one of those countries, but still wish to experience Facebook chat in WLM, you can change your location to one of these countries by going to account.live.com.
Windows Live Messenger 2011 also provides you the ability to make yourselves appear offline to selected persons, group, or category of people.To appear offline, go to the main Messenger window, right-click the name, and then select “Appear offline to this person/group/category”.
Download Windows live Messenger 2011 here and enjoy the new messenger. But you have to be on windows 7 or Vista to experience this version of messenger. If you are on windows xp, you can only use windows live messenger 9 or earlier versions.