Sep 152008

aMSN is a free open source MSN Messenger clone for Windows,Linux,Unix & Mac

Some of the Features include,

Offline Messaging
Voice Clips
Display pictures
Custom emoticons
Multi-language support (around 40 languages currently supported)
Webcam support
Sign in to more than one account at once
Full-speed File transfers
Group support
Normal, and animated emoticons with sounds
Chat logs
Event alarms
Conferencing support
Tabbed chat windows

Install aMSN
To install aMSN on your openSUSE, click this 1-click install aMSN 1-click installer (YaST MetaPackages) from packman supporting openSUSE 11.0/ & SuSE 10.1/10.0. This will automatically download the YMP file and launch YaST Package Manager.

NOTE: Click here to enable 1-click install feature in openSUSE 10.2

Click Next in the window showing the Install description and next again on the installation proposal window. This will start adding the required repositories and install the aMSN package and the required dependencies. Click Finish when the successfully installed on your openSUSE.

aMSN install description aMSN install proposal

aMSN install succesful

Once installed, you can find “aMSN” can be found under “Application – Internet – Chat“.

aMSN under Internet - Chat menu aMSN welcome!

Click aMSN to launch your MSN client. The welcome screen pops up. Login with your username and password and you login status message (online/invisible etc).

Login window aMSN logged in

To change plugins and skins or set preferences for aMSN, select the appropriate under Accounts menu. Every other option including Contacts etc are just from menus as in MSN Messenger client.

aMSN skins aMSN plugins

aMSN preference

To visit the project homepage, click here