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"Yahoo Messenger V 6 is better then V 7 Voice Chat better Quality then PC-PC Call"
#1- Voicemail Feature is nice.
The only thing new about the Yahoo Messenger 7 is it offers PC to PC calling and user can leave Voicemails for Offline Users. While the Voicemail feature is very usefull...(Go to 'Cons' section)
#1- PC to PC calling has poor sound quality.
#2- Voice Chat feature of earlier versions is NOT available anymore in this new version 7.
#3- PC to PC call did not work for few hours. No information about server problems in Yahoo Help.
(cont)...the PC to PC calling has very low quality sound. It feels like you are talking to someone on Pluto. Sometimes the PC to PC calls never go through. The first time I tried using the PC to PC calling with an online friend, it wrongfully said the "User did not answer". In fact I was chatting with the user and the user never got any rings. I presume the PC to PC Voice Server was down. After a few hours when the PC to PC call did work, the quality was so pathetic, I immedietely realized that the Good-Old voice chat was much better. Unfortunately the new Yahoo Messenger 7 does not have an option to Voice-Chat anymore. So the only way to talk to someone with this new version was the sad PC to PC call. I tried to look for Yahoo messenger 6 setup file in the Yahoo website but none available there. Thanks to Download com I found it here. Im happy with the old version 6 and I can live without the Voicemail feature.