Instant Messengers(IM) have been adding more features than the regular chat with friends. Recently Windows Live Messenger had added a feature where in you can chat with your Facebook friends right inside the WLM. Now Yahoo! Messenger had announced a new feature in the latest beta version to have chat with your Facebook friends. You can even do a SMS chat from your mobile phone if you are offline on your desktop messenger.
You can send and receive messages from your Facebook friends in real-time via SMS. Here’s how you can set it up on your mobile device.
- Download the latest Yahoo! Messenger Beta for PC
- Link your Facebook account
- Register your mobile device
Now when you log out of your desktop Messenger, you will be automatically logged into your mobile device which you have set up. Any messages sent by your Facebook friends will be forwarded to your mobile device and will be available in your phone’s SMS inbox. Reply to the SMS message, and your message will be sent back to your Facebook friends.