ICQ is the original Instant Messaging tool plus so much more. ICQ is a real and dynamic global community, a place to connect with like-minded peers through a wide variety of communication, content and service features.
ICQ offers an innovative communication experience and enables quick and simple interaction among users across all communication platforms. It also offers a suite of digital and mobile communication tools available today, all integrated in a single message window.
Chat with Facebook friends
Add your Facebook friends to your contact list and chat with them while their online in Facebook directly from your ICQ
Get updates from social networks and chat with Facebook friends directly from your ICQ
Update your status and share your favorite links and images through the new ICQ status box
Pictures of yourself and others with the new ICQ picture sharing tool
ICQ Open Xtraz
ICQ Open Xtraz are web based applications (such as games, gadgets and tools). Open Xtraz are developed by ICQ users to create a more personal and vibrant experience within the global ICQ community. Open Xtraz can be downloaded, accessed and shared by ICQ users. If you're up for it, go ahead and develop your own Open Xtraz, then upload them to the ICQ Open Xtraz Gallery and start sharing it with your friends and ICQ's millions of users worldwide.
Add your Facebook Friends to your contact list and chat with them directly from your ICQ.
Connect your ICQ to your Facebook account and chat with Facebook friends from your ICQ. All your Facebook friends will appear in your ICQ Contact List as Facebook Friends.
Voice and Video Chat
Write to your friends, talk to them or just stare at their face, with free text, voice and video chat.
Play free online games on ICQ! RPS, Zoopaloola, Zuma and many more.
The more, the merrier! Chat with multiple friends in one message window.
ICQ automatically saves your conversation history, so you can search for important messages.
Get funny and free emoticons to spice up your text messages.
Send your friends an ICQ greeting card or wish them a 'happy birthday' with free birthday SMS*.
(*This feature is available only in supported territories)
Advanced search options
Find what you need - search for information on the web or for contacts directly from your ICQ Contact List.
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Audio and Video
ICQ 7.5 offers an improved Audio and Video chat service, to help you stay in touch with friends. Voice, Video, SMS or instant messaging all these communication options are now available on your ICQ. Now you can call friends directly from ICQ or chat with them via live video chat to make sure you don't miss anything try it out now!
ICQ moods are finally back by popular demand and you get to choose which mood suites you best. From now on ICQ users have a variety of over 80 moods to choose from, with a colorful gallery that shows all the moods, and the option to see which moods you have recently used.
You can reach the moods gallery directly from the main menu on ICQ 7.5 and switch between the different moods to better personalize your client.
Emoticons and tZers
All your familiar emoticons and tZers - now with the comfort of the new ICQ galleries. The new ICQ animation galleries offer you all the emoticons and tZers along with the option to see what is the shortcut for them. All the emoticons are available with a click of a button so you can brighten up your chats with some smiles and an animation!
The new privacy icons appear on your ICQ contact list to help you organize your list of friends. The icons show you which contacts are blocked, which ones are granted permission to see you as online always, even if you choose the "invisible" option, and more. The icons appear on your ICQ contact list next to your contact's profile picture.