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Instant Messenger Software

Free chat apps and instant messaging apps have grown massively in both popularity and number over recent years. If you’re looking for download software to help your IM or DM world, we’ve got just the apps you’re looking for. From big names such as WhatsApp, Windows Live Messenger, and Yahoo! Messenger, to some of the lesser-known, but often just as good chat apps, like Digsby, or Miranda NG: both of which are versatile multiprotocol instant messenger clients, offering a range of great features. You can download all of these and many more for free today, here on FileHippo.

Download mIRC

mIRC

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mIRC Co Ltd - 2.65MB (Shareware)
mIRC is a full featured Internet Relay Chat client for Windows that can be used to communicate, share, play or work with others on IRC networks around...
Download Pidgin

Pidgin

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Gaim - 8.27MB (Open Source)
Pidgin is a chat program which lets you log in to accounts on multiple chat networks simultaneously. This means that you can be chatting with friends ...
Download Slack Team Messenger for PC Windows

Slack Team Messenger for PC Windows

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Slack - 65.61MB (Commercial Trial)
Slack is an online, social messaging platform that is designed for teams of all sizes, so they can collaborate on projects more effectively. Users c...
Download Teampel

Teampel

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ZEON CORPORATION - 71.54MB (Commercial Trial)
Teampel is an enterprise project-oriented IM application that works well both on PC and on iOS/Android devices. It houses rich features that users o...
Download Trillian

Trillian

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Cerulean Studios - 15.71MB (Freeware)
Trillian is a fully featured, stand-alone, skinnable chat client that supports AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo Messenger, and IRC. It provides capabilities not p...
Download Viber for Windows

Viber for Windows

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Viber Media S.à r.l. - 91.02MB (Freeware)
Viber is a popular free Voice-over IP messaging service and Skype alternative, that can be used on your smartphone or PC. The Viber PC client takes th...
Download WhatsApp Desktop App for PC Windows

WhatsApp Desktop App for PC Windows

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WhatsApp Inc. - (Freeware)
WhatsApp is a renowned messaging service that has been around for some time now. Although you can use it on the web, WhatsApp has launched a desktop...
Download Windows Live Messenger

Windows Live Messenger

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Microsoft Corporation - 1.18MB (Freeware)
Windows Live Messenger makes it easier than ever to stay connected to the people you care about. Favorites and groups: Put the people you chat with...
Download XChat

XChat

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XChat.org - 976KB (Open Source)
XChat is a popular Internet Relay Chat (IRC) client. It has a choice of a tabbed document interface or tree interface, support for multiple servers an...
Download Yahoo! Messenger

Yahoo! Messenger

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Yahoo! Inc - 481KB (Freeware)
Yahoo! Messenger was discontinued from the 17th July 2018. Yahoo does not have a replacement for this service, however, they are developing a group ...