How to join chat room in Yahoo! Messenger
Joining chat room in Yahoo! Messenger.
Actually, if you wish to join to an existing chat room, you will have to ask for an invitation from the host of this group. However, if you want to create a chat room with your friends, you will find info on that in our review.
As any other service of instant messaging, Yahoo! Messenger allows you to create:
- a video chat;
- a voice chat;
- or a text chat, as you only need to select these options in the conference.
Let’s join chat room in Yahoo! Messenger.
Create a chat room on Yahoo! Messenger.
Launch the application, click on the profile of a contact you want to add to the conversation and select Conference. Also, you may click on Actions and then choose Invite to conference…
Invite contacts to a Conference.
In the next window, select people you want to add to a conference (you can add a group at once). If the contact is not in Messenger List, click on Invite Other and enter the Yahoo! ID of the person in the appeared window. Enter your message for an invitation and check/uncheck the box Enable Voice for this conference, if you want to use voice or video chat. Click on Invite to proceed further.
Conference on Yahoo! Messenger.
This is how the chat room looks like. You will see a confirmation that someone has successfully joined the conversation. On the right, you will find the list of contacts. There are several menus on the top with four buttons. Yahoo! Messenger allows you to launch the video or voice chat, send a file and add people to conference. If you want to send an instant message to a certain contact in a conference, select this contact from the list and click IM (arrow).
Conference Invitation on Yahoo! Messenger.
In the next screenshot, you can see how the invitation to a chat room looks like. Yahoo! Messenger shows the host, his message for invitation and several buttons. Agree to join the conversation. Decline if you do not want to chat in this group, or simply close the window.
This is how to join chat room in Yahoo! Messenger. Click on Download Yahoo! Messenger and enjoy communicating with your friends!