With the integration of Yahoo Messenger and other public messaging software, you get many different options for your communication needs. Introduced by Microsoft, The Office Communicator enables users to chat easily with the contacts in Yahoo Messenger. The program includes a process that allows users to setup up many lines of communication with people who have different messaging program applications.
Adding Contacts in Yahoo Messenger
- Select Contacts on the top of Yahoo Messenger window and click on the option labeled Add a Contact.
- An invitation box will pop-up for your email address field, enter the Office Communicator user’s email address. This address is typically decided by the organization that users are currently in when they use Office Communicator.
- Change your network to LCS. This option allows connection to the Microsoft’s Live Communication Server. Office Communicator is a part of the LCS network.
- Go to the next page by clicking Next. An optional invitation message can be looked into.
- To send the invitation, click on Next. The Office Communicator contact will appear in the Yahoo Messenger contact list.
- Your Office Communicator user needs to accept the invitation in his invitation box of the corresponding account.
Adding Contacts in Office Communicator
- On the top of the Office Communicator window, select the down arrow that opens up the main menu on the screen.
- Hover the cursor over the Tools option and click on Add a Contact.
- Click on Use an e-mail address or sign-in address option. Now, just type in the email address of the Yahoo Messenger user. The Yahoo email addresses will be used as account names by Messenger.
- Search for the desired contact group in the box. Thanks to Office Communicator, you can create separate groups of contacts and have personal conversations on this group. If there is no contact group, then the All Contacts group that appears in the box can be used to set it as the default group.
- To add people to the list, the person in Yahoo Messenger must accept the invitation. It will appear as pop-ups in the invitation box. Invite that person again if they do not get the invitation. Make sure to enter the email address properly.
You also get Microsoft chat support in Messenger to chat with people on your contact list. If you have any issues with chat, get professional help from the Microsoft chat support center.