Facebook Chat IM

Facebook Chat IM

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
3.4
out of 5 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    1.1
  • Total Downloads:
    495,646
  • Date Added:
    August 03, 2012
  • File Size:
    4.2MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    4,125
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows 98/Me/NT/2000/XP/2003/Vista/Server 2008/7/8

Editors' Review

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You won't find any revolutionary features with Facebook Chat IM, a free instant messaging program, but it does give you a way to easily interface with your Facebook friends.

The free instant messaging tool presents an interface that anyone who has used an IM program will understand. Even those with no experience using an instant messenger will find the simple, clean interface easy to follow. There's a field for your message, a Send button -- all you need to instantly keep up with what your Facebook pals are doing. And you'll find all the staples of instant messaging, including emoticons, status updates, sound alerts, but you can also manage your Facebook privacy settings with the app.

One minor issue we found during the test is that the application installed a desktop icon without permission, but otherwise it works well as an IM program. Facebook users will like the integration with the popular social media site.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"MALWARE!!!! DO NOT INSTALL"

August 10, 2012  |  By dailyfreegames

 |  Version: Facebook Chat IM 1.1

Pros

This software ruined my home pc.

Cons

This has ruined my pc, I had to pay $385 to a local computer shop to retrieve all my old photos and word documents. I'm warning you, be careful this software will harm your computer!

Summary

DO NOT DOWNLOAD THIS, IT WILL NOT ONLY INSTALL MALWARE BUT ALSO KILL YOUR HARD DRIVE!!!

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5 stars

"Finally! a normal Facebook chat"

August 09, 2012  |  By AshleyCrown

 |  Version: Facebook Chat IM 1.1

Pros

Finally I don't have to have Facebook open in front of me, it's so annoying!! This is the way Facebook chat supposed to be... It's very simple, I can use emoticons faster and do other stuff while i'm chatting away.

Cons

So far so good

Summary

Very cool, it's about time too... Facebook should try harder with their own chat and this is how they should do it.

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5 stars

"A great simple program"

August 09, 2012  |  By dalewar

 |  Version: Facebook Chat IM 1.1

Pros

Simple, easy to use, solves such an annoying problem with Facebook in an elegant way.

Cons

None so far

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1 stars

"Don't like the program"

August 05, 2012  |  By exphleb

 |  Version: Facebook Chat IM 1.1

Pros

Might actually work if there wasn't cons.

Cons

I found the program to be potentially dangerous. Through several "program checkers", it has "bad" ratings. It was difficult to uninstall. I had to use regedit. It also seemed to open unwelcome ports in "firewall". I didn't even want to take anymore chances. Besides, there are plenty of other face-to-face camera chat programs that have been proven safe and faster. Use at your own risk.

Summary

Not a good program. I don't like it and don't recommend it.

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 1.1
Version 1.1 fixed reported bug that caused client to be unresponsive under certain conditions
General
Publisher Facebook Chat IM
Publisher web site http://www.fbcim.com/
Release Date August 02, 2012
Date Added August 03, 2012
Version 1.1
Category
Category Communications
Subcategory Chat
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows 8, Windows NT, Windows 2003, Windows Me, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008, Windows 98, Windows 7, Windows
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 4.2MB
File Name FBCIMSetup.exe
Popularity
Total Downloads 495,646
Downloads Last Week 4,125
Pricing
License Model Free
Limitations Not available
Price Free

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