Outlook Messenger Software

Posted on 2006-04-12
Last Modified: 2006-11-18
Hi, we are looking at Outlook Messenger for our internal LAN, I have seen it recommended on a few threads here but have a few questions for those who are using it.

Product detailscan be found here:

How are you using it?  (all the features or just for IM...)
Is there any spyware associated with it?  
Any problems with purchasing from their website?

It looks good, but at $2 per user for 100 licences, it seems too cheap to not have drawbacks.  We are testing it, but I'd like a second opinion.

Question by:Clamsy
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    by:Naser Gabaj
    My Opinion is to use these two great reviews sites, they give you the right answer:

    Good luck,


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    Nothing on either of those. Thanks though.
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    It did not seem to have any rating there. but you can test it and see. I think such software would have problems or spyware, check which ports it is opening.
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    Author Comment

    We did not have any noticeable problems with the program itself, but have decided not use use it.

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