Yahoo Messenger app for Windows 8.1 receives update, bug fixes and improvements on board

For those of you who use Yahoo Messenger to keep in touch with friends or family, there is a Windows 8.1 app for that! The app has received a minor update, addressing bugs and improving performance. The update also addresses an issue with authorizing new buddies.

“Yahoo! Messenger is a totally free instant messaging client compatible with the Yahoo! instant messaging network, and is designed especially for Windows 8.1 devices,” the app description reads. With this app, you can send and receive files, such as pictures, documents, and videos. You can set your status, use animated emoticons, engage in stealth mode, and more.

The app also allows you to display an avatar, save chat history to text file, and share status updates. Hit the download link below to snag the updated app, its free!

  • Aaditya Menon

    I never knew this existed……………Meanwhile does anyone know that Facebook messages exists for the Windows 8.1 app of Facebook.???

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  • dingl_

    believe this is a third-party app out of .au ?
    I would prob use IM+ instead of some sketchy app trying to rip Yahoos trademark/copyrights

  • Joshua

    I didn’t even knew that this app existed in the Windows Store.

  • StarEy3

    Looks shitty, hope it isn’t