Messenger with video support?

Discussion in 'Mac Apps and Mac App Store' started by danhig123, Oct 7, 2006.

  1. danhig123 macrumors member

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    hey guys!

    A quick question - Do you know of any messenger programs, which will join the Microsoft Passports Network on a Mac, and support webcams?

    Danny
     
  2. Eraserhead macrumors G4

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    Yep, aMSN
     
  3. dukebound85 macrumors P6

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    i could never get that to work
     
  4. dreamsINdigital macrumors 6502

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  5. Willis macrumors 68020

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    The next release of Microsfot Messenger for Mac (MSN 7) will be out Q3/4 of 2007. In this version, Video Chat will be available. It has been delayed because for the mac version would need to use a different type of server to transmit the images, and it isnt compatable with the current Windows server. Next year, they're are using a cross platform server for both Windows and OSX.

    Theres a press release around somewhere. I read it on here actually. go have a look for it :D

    EDIT: Updated info.
     
  6. Sam* macrumors regular

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    i found this and it says towards the end of 2007

    http://www.applematters.com/index.php/section/comments/1523/

    Really cant see it being that hard and just wish they would hurry up and get it done, but looks like it will be at least another year
     
  7. Willis macrumors 68020

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    so it is... thanks for that.
     

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