ICQ is one of the most well–known practical applications for sending instant messages in real time. The name of the program comes from the English phrase “I Seek You”, meaning “I’m looking for you”. The application is one of the first messengers for online communication, which functioned according to the then unique protocol for sending information. You can easily run the program on operating systems such as Windows 10, 7, 8 and Windows 11. The main thing is not to forget to activate Windows.
- own contact list;
- the user has the right to independently determine his status (online, offline, out, do not disturb, invisible);
- real-time file sharing between app users;
- all ICQ users can invite friends or view profiles of other users;
- access to ICQ can be blocked with an individual password.
Additional features of the program
ICQ searches for users by interests, finds new friends, helps to keep in touch with colleagues or relatives, regardless of which corner of the planet they are in. Using the application, you can not only send and receive messages, but also talk in video mode or chat, play games online and share files. The developers do not stop improving and developing the program, they are introducing new optimized traffic encryption functions and optimizing the transfer of media files.
The application has always been free and can be downloaded from the official website of the developers.