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MSN Messenger clone.

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  • SUSE Linux
  • SUSE Linux 10.0
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  • Collaboration
  • Linux
  • Posted:7 Feb 2006
    License:Open Source
    Download:http://amsn.sourceforge.net/download.php
    Home Page:http://amsn.sourceforge.net/index.php
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    Details

    Domnic Mendes, who had a positive experience with this tool, thought aMSN would be a good addition to Cool Tools.

    aMSN is an free open source MSN Messenger clone, featuring:
    • Display pictures
    • Custom emoticons
    • Multi-language support (around 40 languages currently supported)
    • Sign in to more than one account at once
    • File transfers
    • Group support
    • Normal, and animated emoticons with sounds
    • Chat logs
    • Event alarms
    • Webcam support
    • History in color
    • Ability to autoclose the filetransfer window when it is finished
    • New plugins log window (Alt-P)
    • Plugins compatible with supported languages
    • Faster loading skin window
    • Skins in chatwindow
    • Resizable chatwindow bottom
    • When you add a new user, you can define in which group you want to add them
    • When a contact change status, the top of the chat window changes color ( green for away, grey for offline, etc.)
    • New panel GUI to alert when there's a new aMSN version
    • Possibility to download the new release directly by aMSN
    • Automatically update language files and plugins from the web
    • New gui for deleting users (also possible to block on deletion)
    • Possible to add notes for each user (XML)
    • Support for MSN Mobile service
    • Tabbed windows so you can group conversations using tabs
    • Status is displayed inside a frame, so it won't dissapear when you scroll
    • Display picture in notification alert (like MSN 7)
    • Statistics for history (logging)
    • Now possible to choose any state for your login status (before it was only possible to login invisible or online)
    • Timestamping

    But that's not all! More features can be added to aMSN with plugins, or for the adventurous, completely change the look of aMSN with different skins!

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