Mac2Phone OS X version

Discussion in 'New Mac Application Announcements' started by zoetropeuk, Jun 5, 2003.

  1. zoetropeuk
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    Mac OS X users can now make FREE vOIP calls to other Mac users and cheap calls to normal phones.

    Mac2Phone OS X
     
  2. zoetropeuk
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    Has anybody signed-up yet ????

    I'm dying to speak to someone via voIP ? If someone else has signed up give me a call, my username is zoetropeuk
     
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    free VOiP calls... mac to mac? is this for real?

    hope someone here comes and tell us how this thing work... and if it works out fine...
     
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    Well, it sounds good, except the part where they want your payment info up front, even if you don't use the calling to a real phone feature. If they had a free version that worked for mac to mac only, then I would be all over it!
     
  5. zoetropeuk
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    You don't acutually have to give your payment details unless you want to dial real phone numbers. You just fill in the download form and away you go.
     
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    I use Netfone to talk to my brother in Saudi Arabia, so I'm going to stick with Netfone, it's free and I am used to it.
     
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    below the haxial netphone site, it states it costs 20 bucks...

    what gives?

    if it is deemed safe and really easy to use, i would not care to pay...

    does anyone have any experience with this?

    any problems or disadvantage, with this software?
     
  9. Wes
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    It's a free download and works forever, just a nag when it starts.
     
  10. zoetropeuk
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    Mac2Phone is FREE to other Mac and PC users using Mac2Phone or PC2Phone. I've been using it today and Mac2Phone seems like the best app to me.
    It has a more Mac like GUI and is easier to set-up and configure.
     
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    You can change the appearance of NetFone with custom appearance (.hap) files. There's an OS X .hap floating around the net that looks pretty good.

    But I'll try Mac2Phone too and see which I like better. Options are always good!
     
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    mac2phone is not new, I've been using it for around 6 months now, its just a new version.
    I use Netphone for Mac to Mac or Mac to PC calls, and Mac2Phone for Mac to real telephone numbers.
    Its pretty solid and stable, just have had to restart it a few times. It is very cheap for long distance calls and it sounds just like a regular telephone call.
     
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    well, not if you got friends, who still use yahoo messenger, icq, msn. and they got pcs. :(
     
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    oooorrr.....you can use ichat av! just, i dont know, disown em till they get a mac
     

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