Windows Live Messenger - just launched!

Windows Live Messenger

Windows Live Messenger, the brilliant successor to MSN Messenger, is now available for download. This great new product came out of Beta just yesterday and we've already notched up more than 2 million downloads in just 36 hours! There are loads of unique features like sharing folders, Live Call which allows you to ring ordinary phones from your PC, full screen video calling and Live Contacts that self-update when details change.

If you're one of the remaining 238 million active users who haven't yet made the leap you can find out more at or

To find out more about Windows Live check out If you're a Beta tester sign in to see the full list of services you can try out. As you'll see, there are many great new Windows Live services readying themselves for release. Expect more news in the coming weeks!