AIM 126.96.36.199 Beta
The AIM® service is all about helping you keep in touch with your buddies. Whether you're sending IMs, sharing photos or doing a voice chat we want to make it better.
- Sleek new design: New buttons, new layout, new color, new brand! Tell us what you think of our shiny gold look and the new layout.
- Profiles, profiles, profiles: Connect with your buddies like never before. Customize your profile, get updates from other social networks, and more. Now, you'll never miss an update on AIM.
- Status messages in the IM.
- :) Emoticons: You asked, we answered.
- AIM Blast: IM your friends, coworkers, or customers all at once, and all from the convenience of your Buddy List.
- More goodies: Sign in as invisible, Ctrl + F to search your Buddy List, Search the web from the IM window.
AIM 6.9 Beta 2 has arrived, and it's packed full of updates! You asked, we answered -- sign in as invisible is now available for testing, plus check out our new design and much more. Get details on what's new for testing below.
* Sign in as invisible: Sign into AIM without letting your buddies know. You can see your buddies online, but they won't be able to see you. As always, you can IM them at anytime to give up your secret. To become available to all your buddies, click the closed eyeball icon on your Buddy ListÂ®.
* New sleek, light weight design: Let us know what you think of the new colors, new buttons and overall look and feel. We've been busy removing those menus you don't use too.
* Manage your Buddy List: We're giving you back more Buddy ListÂ® real estate. Find buddies in your list is now collapsed. Reveal it when you need it by selecting the keyboard keys Ctrl + f.
* Search the Web from your IM: Chatting with your bud and want to get more info on something you're talking about? Enter your keyword or phrase into the search input field at the top of your window and AIM Search results will be at your fingertips.
* New welcome screen: We're still working out some bugs and working on updates to our new welcome screen. Continue to test this from Beta 1 and stay on top of the latest movie, music, sports and celebrity gossip.