The description by the developer: "mIRC is a highly configurable IRC (Internet Relay Chat) client with all the goodies other clients on UNIX, Macintosh and even on Windows offer, combined with a nice and clean user interface. mIRC offers full color text lines, DCC File Send and Get capabilities, programmable aliases, a remote commands and events handler, place sensitive popup menu's, a great Switchbar, World Wide Web and sound support, and a lot more." Evaluation period: 30 days.
Windows Live Writer beta Windows Live Writer is a desktop application that makes it easier to compose compelling blog posts using Windows Live Spaces or your current blog service » 15.08.2006 - 4.74 MB - XP - Free
AIM Pro 1.1.0 Build 208 A free business instant messaging service you can use to send secure instant messages, make enhanced video and voice conferencing, share files on your desktop, and manage Outlook meetings » 18.09.2006 - 12.3 MB - 2K/XP - Free
Skype 184.108.40.206 A program that lets you make free calls over the Internet to anyone else who also happens to have Skype » 08.07.2020 - 66.9 MB - Windows 7/8/10 - Free
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 220.127.116.11 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 18.104.22.16819 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 22.214.171.12433 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, $
mIRC 7.61 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" » 01.03.2020 - 3.13 MB - Windows XP/7/8/10 - Trial, $20
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
An offline browser. With WebZip you can save entire websites and view them offline. Save reference material, online books, e-zines, news articles and other rapidly changing Web content to your hard disk, for fast and efficient, offline viewing anytime. No Internet connection required. WebZip enables you to backup selected webpages or entire websites to hard disk or CD as well as archive to ZIP or CHM (HTML Help) files. The trial version has a number of limitations, e.g., it inserts a banner into each saved page.
"Many Usenet newsgroups contain hundreds of beautiful and sometimes provocative pictures. In the old days you had to use a news reader to sort through thousands of posted messages in order to select which pictures to download. Once you made all your selections you then had to wait hours to see what you downloaded. AutoPix takes the drudgery out of downloading news group pictures. Autopix is the ultimate automated NNTP downloader/decoder/previewer for Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP. Set up the news server name, pick some newsgroups and the software does the rest. AutoPix will download the pictures from the subscribed newsgroups and place them in the directory of your choice. No more wading through spam to find the pictures that you want. Don't put up with the hassle of using a conventional news reader to download and decode pictures from Usenet newsgroups. Let AutoPix do it for you." Features: Handles multi-part files; Supports Multiple News Servers; Automatic download and decode; Configurable picture types; Easily handles server authentication (userid/password); Handles common encoding types, UUencode, Base64 (MIME), yEnc; Built-in image previewer with file delete capabilities; View image full size with a single click; Duplicate image checking; Set min/max lines that you want to receive Configurable cross-post threshold to filter spam posts; Sender lockout capabilities; Lockout domain names, etc.