Yahoo! Messenger one of the granddaddies of instant messaging using the internet. It was introduced in 1999, and now has over 90 million users. Did you know that you can also use Yahoo! Messenger for video calls? Yes, you can use your personal computer to make phone calls using Yahoo! Messenger. Yahoo! Messenger uses VoIP technology for calling between personal computers. VoIP is an acronym for Voice Over Internet Protocol. You can talk to your friends in far away places using Yahoo! Messenger for Video Calls. Better yet, it is free to use Yahoo! Messenger in this manner. You can save a significant amount of money on long distance tolls and other phone charges by downloading the Yahoo! Messenger feature to your personal computer.
How do you download Yahoo! Messenger for video calls? It’s actually pretty simple. All you do is visit the Yahoo! Messenger website which is pretty easy to find online. Then you just click the bright yellow “Download Now” icon to begin downloading the system onto your computer. After a few minutes, the system will be fully downloaded and you can make your first call. If you have trouble downloading, you can access a Yahoo Messenger help page that may be able to help you with your problem.
Keep in mind that according to the Yahoo! Messenger website, Yahoo Messenger 10 requires either Microsoft Windows XP or Vista, 7 to operate Yahoo! Messenger for video calls.