Facebook chat desktop application for Windows 7 has finally been released officially which was leaked earlier by an Israel website. Facebook chat works smoothly and effortlessly than other clients which supports Facebook

Facebook Official desktop application has merely three functions

  • Chat with your friends
  • Get notifications from friends
  • See the live ticker of your Facebook account

All other features including video chatting,group chatting and limited availability in chat are still to come. Facebook has promised to release it in the next upgrade of Facebook Desktop Chat Application.

So for the working of this software

  • You need to be logged in to your account
  • You will be automatically redirected to facebook.com/desktop/login

The winning feature is it can be kept to side of the screen as Facebook believed that users are online through out the day and wasting their space on their browser and less productivity. So this is going to help them by minimizing it in the taskbar

Clients for Mac and Linux are yet to be announced

Download the Official Facebook Desktop Chat Application for Windows 7

-> Official Facebook Download