It was also the first major IM client to feature BUZZing and music-status.
The plug-in also player functionality, such as play, pause, skip and rate this song. Yahoo Messenger is provided free of charge and can be downloaded and used with a generic "Yahoo ID" which also allows access to other Yahoo services, such as Yahoo Mail, where users can be automatically notified when they receive new email. M; commonly stylized as Yahoo Messenger) is an advertisement-supported instant messaging client and associated protocol provided by Yahoo.Yahoo's software now allows users with the most current updated versions (messenger 8 through 10) to utilize its webcam service.
Yahoo Messenger also allows users to access Yahoo Chat Rooms.As of December 14, 2012, all public chat rooms on Yahoo Messenger have been shut down as part of a series of features being changed/added/deleted.