The long waiting Vista Yahoo Messenger is now available for Vista user that running 64-bit version of Vista. You can start download latest yahoo messenger vista version from Yahoo Messenger Vista page. This preview version is build based on Windows Presentation Foundation.
There are some important features implement on this yahoo messenger preview, the features in Yahoo! Messenger include a complete change of layout, skin chooser, filter-as-you-type for easy searching, Emoticons enhancement, spell checker and a convenient tabbed conversation window that controls your desktop clutter. Meanwhile, You adjust the display size of the contacts, arrange your contact list into multiple columns, and send files as large as 2 gigabytes.
However, there is a major disappointment which the features like voice, video and sharing capabilities which were widely fan fared and demonstrated at CES are not included on this vista yahoo messenger preview version. These features simply don’t exist in this version which leaves this client nothing more than just a fancy text instant messenger. Plus more the official blog states explains these features and more will be available in future releases.
“We know it’s been a long wait for Yahoo Messenger for Vista and we can’t thank you enough for your patience,” says Josh Jacobson, senior product manager for Yahoo Messenger for Vista. Beside that, here are some Yahoo! Messenger for Vista pictures and demonstration video preview are shared from their launching event.