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Windows Messenger

The instant messaging (IM) client in Windows XP. Windows Messenger was the XP counterpart to MSN Messenger, both of which were replaced by Windows Live Messenger and later Skype. See Windows Live Messenger and Microsoft Lync.
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Windows Messenger was one piece of middleware that SP1 could hide.
SIP is an Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF) protocol that has been gaining momentum in multimedia communications, as evidenced in Microsoft standardization on SIP for the video and voice in its Windows XP-based Windows Messenger application.
For example, Microsoft's Windows Messenger automatically loads whenever Windows starts up.
Windows Messenger is used with a Webcam and allows users to see each other in a small video window while talking.
The software also changes the Passport settings so that they don't pop up soliciting registration until a user accesses a service that requires Passport, such as Hotmail, Microsoft Network or Windows Messenger.
Logitech (Switzerland: LOGN; LOGZ) Addressing the new communications features of Windows XP, Logitech's popular QuickCam web cameras enable users to immediately take advantage of the new real-time communications capabilities of the Windows Messenger feature.
Windows Messenger, el clasico servicio de correo instantaneo de Microsoft, ha sido integrado al sistema.
Whether it's a push for Windows Media Player, Windows Messenger, Passport, or Internet Explorer 6's answer to 404 pages, XP drives a lot of traffic to MSN.
Dexrex Gear ChatSync supports enterprise platforms including IBM Lotus Sametime and Microsoft Office Communications Server (OCS); consumer IM platforms such as Yahoo, Google Talk, Windows Messenger and AOL Instant Messenger; and for SMS it supports BlackBerry, Windows Mobile, Symbian and Google Android, as well as other SMS and messaging services.
It was reported that there are over 100 million active users of the Windows Messenger network.
1 tightens integration with platforms for enterprise instant messaging, such as IBM Lotus Sametime, Microsoft Windows Messenger and Live Communications Server 2005.
Compatible with MSN Messenger and Windows Messenger, this lets you send and receive emails while watching TV - perfect for debating the big match or the state of the contestants on The X Factor with your mates.