Unlike email, instant messages appear as soon as they're sent.

  • Take Yahoo! with You
  • Stay connected to Yahoo! Messenger on your mobile phone. Learn more
  • Webcam
  • Use a webcam to share live video with your friends. Learn more
  • File Transfer
  • Send files to friends and receive notification when they have been received. Learn more
  • Emoticons
  • Express your feelings in a conversation using these little animated smiling faces.

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