This program hardly needs any introduction. The most popular method of communication on ICQ (which stands for 'I seek you') is instant messaging, enabling you to send a message that immediately pops up on an online contact's screen. With ICQ Instant Messenger you can video/audio chat, send email, SMS and wireless-pager messages, as well as transfer files and URLs. If you're away from your personal computer you can still chat with friends and contacts, even where the ICQ client is not installed, by using the web-based ICQ2Go that works from any computer. ICQphone incorporates IP telephony functions enabling you to engage in PC-to-PC and PC-to-phone calls. Used in multiple-user mode, groups can conduct conferences or play games with ICQ. In fact, ICQ supports a variety of popular Internet applications and serves as a Universal Platform from which you can launch peer-to-peer applications.
Skype 126.96.36.199 A program that lets you make free calls over the Internet to anyone else who also happens to have Skype » 03.08.2020 - 67 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Free
mIRC 7.62 A highly configurable and highly popular IRC (Internet Relay Chat) client "with all the goodies other clients on UNIX, Macintosh and even on Windows offer" » 30.07.2020 - 3.13 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $20
ICQ New 10.0.41010 With ICQ Instant Messenger you can video/audio chat, send email, SMS and wireless-pager messages, as well as transfer files and URLs » 26.06.2020 - 61.66 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Free
Pidgin 2.14.1Softoogle's Pick! A Windows port of the multi-protocol instant messaging client popular among Linux users. Offers features such as encrypted chat and support for a wide variety of protocols: AIM, ICQ, Yahoo, MSN, IRC, Jabber, Zephyr, Google Talk etc » 11.06.2020 - 32.42 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Free
Trillian 188.8.131.52 A full-featured, stand-alone, skinnable chat client that supports AIM, ICQ, MSN, Yahoo Messenger, and IRC » 11.06.2020 - 22.08 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Shareware, $20
Camfrog 184.108.40.20619 Camfrog Video Chat allows you to join real streaming video chat rooms where you can hear, see, and chat with many people at a time. Instant message a user to get to know them before you Webcam chat, and add them to your contact list. This videoconferencing software also works behind most firewalls and routers » 30.05.2020 - 84.86 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Free
Bopup Observer 220.127.116.1133 Bopup Observer is an instant messenger that allows you only receive messages and files over LANs » 19.04.2020 - 1.67 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $
MP3 Skype Recorder 6.08 This software is designed to record Skype calls even ones over landlines. The recordings can be saved at the desired bit-rate and in mono or stereo » 15.01.2020 - 6.65 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Free
Winsent Messenger 3.2.9 An instant messenger intended for local networks. Completely compatible with WinPopup & Windows NT Messenger Service. Works over any network protocol (TCP/IP, IPX/SPX, etc.) and doesn't require a dedicated server nor special configuration » 09.09.2019 - 902.64 KB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $12.98
Balabolka is a Text-To-Speech (TTS) program. All computer voices installed on your system are available to Balabolka. The on-screen text can be saved as a WAV, MP3, OGG or WMA file. The program can read the clipboard content, view the text from DOC, RTF, PDF, FB2 and HTML files, customize font and background colour, control reading from the system tray or by the global hotkeys.
Balabolka uses various versions of Microsoft Speech API (SAPI); it allows to alter a voice's parameters, including rate and pitch. The user can apply a special substitution list to improve the quality of the voice's articulation. This feature is useful when you want to change the spelling of words. The rules for the pronunciation correction use the syntax of VBScript.