Yahoo Messenger Software For Windows Phone 7

by mohit on March 7, 2011

If you are owning a Windows Phone 7 and looking out for Instant Messaging application, in particular a Yahoo Messenger client, then your search have now come to an end with ‘IM Buddy’ as it is the first Yahoo Messenger chat client for WP7.

IM Buddy App Description :

IM Buddy uses published SDKs to talk directly to Yahoo’s server without using any middleman server. The application allows you to login with your Yahoo ID and connect and chat with your friends from your phone on the go. And that’s not all. It comes fully-loaded with some exciting features to make it more user-friendly.

IM Buddy Features:

  • Allow Connect on Start (AutoLogin)
  • Allowing viewing of offline contacts
  • Receive and display offline messages after signing back in
  • Display of online contacts image in contact window
  • Display of contact image in chat window
  • Option to Logoff on Close (instead of appearing online)
  • Toast-like notifications
  • Allow user to change presence status
  • Autocomplete/word correction enabled
  • Use chat keyboard to utilize smileys shortcut
  • Message timestamps (grouped to save screen space)
  • Allow user to send a BUZZ

A fully functional trial version is available, which is ad supported. The paid version forgoes the ads.

The software is available now at Marketplace here.

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