msn vers yahoo messenger

  Boy Zone 19:47 19 Jul 2005
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Hi to you all,

I have both the above installed and would like to know in your opinion the best to use. Currently as I have limited experience in trying each out with my web cam, MSN seems better with video than Yahoo, which seems to jerks more.
Question
1)Is it possible to have one user using Yahoo and another MSN calling each other?
2) How critical is the refresh rate of the camera, I have a logitech quick cam(no idea the refresh rate)?
3) Are there3 better software out there(FREE)?

Thanks

  Technotiger 19:58 19 Jul 2005

Hi, I don't think Yahoo/MSN would work, but I could be wrong. IMHO MSN Messenger (the latest version) is probably the best one to use. Just my personal feeling, it is the one I use.

Cheers.

  Technotiger 19:59 19 Jul 2005

ps - refresh rate is not critical - logitech are 'old-hands' at the game and are perfectly edequate.

  Technotiger 20:02 19 Jul 2005

Ooops - adequate.....

  johnnyrocker 20:23 19 Jul 2005

you are right about the picture difference/quality but msn sound can be a bit iffy so wgen i have audio probs i use yahoo for voice and msn for pic which works well


johnny.

  Boy Zone 20:36 19 Jul 2005

Thanks johnnyrocker,
DO you mean that you have both open at the same time, is this possible?

  johnnyrocker 00:14 20 Jul 2005

yep not a prob at all just did it tonight played games on yahoo used yahoo messenger sound and msn cam worked a treat.

johnny.

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