Download Im - Best Software & Apps

  • IMVU

    526.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac

    Unique 3D IM client with avatars

    8
    3042 votes
    • PROS: Very original 3D chat rooms, Totally customizable avatars, Credits enable you to acquire new stuff
    • CONS: Chat in speech bubbles is confusing, It can take some time to load
  • QQ Messenger

    International 1.6

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    Complete IM client with cute design and great features

    7
    737 votes
    • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Lots of customization options, Support for text, voice and video chats, Usual IM features: smileys, nudges, file sharing..., Extra tools like remote control, screen capture and video recording
    • CONS: Sometimes adding contacts is difficult, You can't download new interface themes, Number ID for contacts: not very user-friendly!
  • Spark

    2.5.8

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows
    Mac
    Android
    iPhone

    Free Streamlined Email Application for Personal Computers

    7
    318 votes
    • PROS: Spark makes it easy to categorise specific emails based off of the topic or their importance , There is no charge to download this email package
    • CONS: There is no default format available when composing emails, Settings are imported across multiple devices so some features may not be appropriate for mobile phones
  • QQ for Mac

    International 1.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Mac

    Complete IM client with cute design and great features

    6
    60 votes
    • PROS: Clear, nicely designed interface, Lots of customization options, Support for text, voice and video chats, Usual IM features: smileys, nudges, file sharing..., Extra tools like remote control, screen capture and video recording
    • CONS: Sometimes adding contacts is difficult, You can't download new interface themes, Number ID for contacts: not very user-friendly!, No video chat feature
  • AIM

    (AOL Instant Messenger) 8.0.7.1

    License
    free Download
    Platform
    Windows

    IM, text, voice and video application in one

    6
    97 votes
    • PROS: Allows huge file sending, E-mail client features
    • CONS: Video conferencing options not clear, Not as many users online as with other IM services
  • 8
    6 votes
    • Digsby

      Beta Build 90

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Merge IM, email and social network accounts under one interface

      8
      138 votes
      • PROS: Control IM, email and social network accounts from one single interface, Support for the most popular online services, Clear, organized interface, Very complete settings menu
      • CONS: A bit slow when logging in, Facebook doesn't work properly with Digsby
    • Trillian

      5.3.0.7

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows
      Mac

      The popular multi-platform IM client is back!

      8
      197 votes
      • PROS: Compact design, Support for a dozen different protocols, Extensive settings menu
      • CONS: Interface can get a bit overwhelming
    • Norton AntiVirus

      for Mac 12.4

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Mac

      Protect your Mac from viruses with Norton

      5
      81 votes
      • PROS: Comprehensive virus protection, Scans IM clients, Updates everyday
      • CONS: May slow down your Mac, May detect false threats, Difficult to remove
    • BigAnt Messenger

      License
      free Download
      Platform
      Windows

      Powerful, secure IM client for local networks

      7
      25 votes
      • PROS: Includes both client and server apps, Attractive interface, Support for file transfer and video chats
      • CONS: None so far
    • IM+

      6.6.5

      License
      buy Download
      Platform
      Android
      Symbian

      Chat in Facebook, Skype, MSN/Live Messenger, Google Talk, Yahoo!, AIM/iChat, ICQ, mig33, SINA Weibo, Mamba.Ru, Fetion, Jabber, VKontakte, Yandex IM, Odnoklassniki, RenRen and Mail.Ru Agent on the go!

      7
      19 votes
      • IM+

        0.7

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        A multi-service chat client

        8
        25 votes
        • PROS: Connects with popular social networks, Ability to send pictures, Consolidates all of your chats
        • CONS: Doesn't offer much over stand-alone clients, Basic looking and feeling interface
      • Miranda IM

        0.10.22

        License
        free Download
        Platform
        Windows

        Add multiple messaging clients in one simple interface

        8
        167 votes
        • IM-Magic Partition Resizer Free

          1.1

          License
          free Download
          Platform
          Windows

          Free partition magic resizing for Windows use

          7
          4 votes
          • IM Translator

            3.0

            License
            free Download
            Platform
            Windows

            A Free Productivity program for Windows

            8
            6 votes
            • IM Lock

              Home Ed 2010

              License
              buy Download
              Platform
              Windows

              Block Instant Messenging, Web Chat, Web Games

              6
              43 votes
              • YuuGuu

                Beta build 793

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                An IM client to share and control remote desktops

                9
                14 votes
                • PROS: Easy remote control application, No extra hardware or configuration needed
                • CONS: Very slow, IM client too simple
              • IM ToolPack

                1.0.0.38

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                An easy way to take and share screenshots

                7
                6 votes
                • PROS: Nice editing tools, Good selection of supported services, Programmable hotkeys, Very easy to use
                • CONS: Must trust the app with login details, Sends a link to your image, not the image itself
              • Transporter P2P

                6.0.2.0

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                P2P file sharing program with IM client

                7
                9 votes
                • PROS: Allows huge file sizes, Includes IM client
                • CONS: Not good for finding music, films etc
              • Spicebird

                Beta 0.8

                License
                free Download
                Platform
                Windows

                E-mail, calendar and IM client in one

                7
                35 votes
                • PROS: A free alternative to Outlook, Integrates with Gmail
                • CONS: Contacts list is limited, Still needs development
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