Software Update: Miranda IM 0.8.25

Miranda IM was provided with an update to version 0.8.25 on Monday. This open source instant messaging program is only developed for Windows and offers standard support for ICQ, irc, MSN, AIM, Jabber and Yahoo, among others. The download is not even 1.8MB in size, which means you get a sober and light program. However, both the functionality and appearance of the program can be changed with more than 350 different add-ons and plug-ins be adjusted to your liking. This makes Miranda IM one of the most customizable IM clients for Windows. The changelog of this release shows the following changes and improvements:

Changes in this release:

  • Fixed focus issues with file transfer minimize option
  • Fixed auth issues caused by deny reason dialog
  • Fixed dll dependancy issue with image processing library
  • Fixed account manager icon sizing issue
  • Fixed possible crash with IE 4 installed
  • AIM: Fixed certificate validation
  • ICQ: Fixed issue with ICQ not setting the status properly when AIM support is enabled
  • Jabber: Added SSL certificate validation for Google Apps accounts
  • MSN: Fixed possible crashes
  • MSN: Added workaround for file transfers with Pidgin
  • Yahoo: Minor translation fixes

Version number0.8.25
Release statusFinal
Operating systemsWindows 7, Windows 9x, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
WebsiteMiranda IM
file size 1.81MB
License typeGPL