LAN Messaging Clients Apps and Alternatives

14 applications in this hubLast updated: Oct 9th 2018, 10:22 GMT

Thanks to modern gadgets and technologies, everyone can communicate with each other without having to go to extra lengths. Then again, there may be situations when you do not have access to the Internet and need to communicate with others in the same building with you. This is when a LAN messenger comes in handy.

LAN messengers are specialized instant messaging applications that are meant to be used within a predefined LAN (Local Area Network). The main advantage of this type of IM is that it does not even require an Internet connection or a server since it functions within a private network.

It provides access only to the workstations located inside the network and therefore conversations cannot be intercepted by any outsider. Besides chatting, LAN messengers also support file transfers, emoticons, conferences and, similarly to text and emails, you can keep records of the conversations in case you need to recall something.

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Pidgin

Pidgin 2.13.0

Universal instant messenger client for a huge number of chat protocols such as AIM, ICQ, MSN, IRC,...

Jul 12th 2018, 07:11 GMT
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  • 71,513 downloads
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Vypress Chat

Vypress Chat 2.1.9

Real-time chat software that facilitates conversations between several people in virtual chat room...

Sep 3rd 2013, 14:16 GMT
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  • 20,644 downloads
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Softros LAN Messenger

Softros LAN Messenger 9.2

Keep in touch with your friends or coworkers from the same LANs, WANs and Intranets using this sim...

Aug 21st 2018, 10:26 GMT
Windows 2K / Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows Vista 64 bit / Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 bit / Windows 2003 / Windows 2008 / Windows 2008 64 bit / Windows Server 2012 / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit / Windows Server 2016 / Windows NT
     
  • 20,307 downloads
  • 7.18 MB
Outlook Messenger

Outlook Messenger 7.0.82

A lightweight instant messaging application that helps users send text messages, emails, and files...

May 15th 2018, 15:33 GMT
Windows XP / Windows XP 64 bit / Windows Vista / Windows Vista 64 bit / Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 bit / Windows 2003 / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit
     
  • 19,949 downloads
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EZ Intranet Messenger

EZ Intranet Messenger 1.2.27

Java-based utility that does not require installation for sending instant messages to other users ...

May 15th 2018, 15:45 GMT
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  • 6,672 downloads
  • 151 MB
BigAnt Office Messenger

BigAnt Office Messenger 5.0.17 Server / 5.0.43 Client

A chat tool the offers secure enterprise-level communication, group discussions, remote desktop ac...

Jul 17th 2018, 15:51 GMT
Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows Vista 64 bit / Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 bit / Windows 2003 / Windows 2008 / Windows 2008 64 bit / Windows 2008 R2 / Windows Server 2012 / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit / Windows NT
     
  • 21,023 downloads
  • 2.03 MB
AChat

AChat 0.150 Beta 7

A very easy to use instant messaging application that was especially designed to be used on a loca...

Mar 25th 2014, 14:02 GMT
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  • 187,432 downloads
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BORGChat

BORGChat 1.0.0.438

Chat with your friends, download files and share documents or pictures in real time using this sim...

Apr 2nd 2007, 07:13 GMT
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  • 35,990 downloads
  • 2.71 MB
UMD Chat

UMD Chat 2.0.3.4

UMD Chat - free LAN network chat program with optimaly options

Mar 5th 2007, 16:18 GMT
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  • 11,130 downloads
  • 900 KB
WinSent

WinSent 3.1.7

Chat inside your LAN with other users, send and receive text messages without requiring third-part...

May 15th 2018, 04:38 GMT
Windows 2K / Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows Vista 64 bit / Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 2003 / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit / Windows NT
     
  • 13,309 downloads
  • 1.65 MB
Bopup Messenger

Bopup Messenger 7.0.5 Build 13279

Send files, personal or group messages over a LAN connection with this help of this piece of softw...

Oct 9th 2018, 10:22 GMT
Windows All
     
  • 8,435 downloads
  • 9.72 MB
BeeBEEP

BeeBEEP 5.4.2

Chat with your LAN friends within a password-protected safe environment with great features such a...

Aug 13th 2018, 16:18 GMT
Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 bit / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit
     
  • 681 downloads
  • 13 MB
Portable BeeBEEP

Portable BeeBEEP 5.4.2

A portable and secure LAN messenger client that helps you communicate with friends in the same net...

Aug 13th 2018, 16:12 GMT
Windows XP / Windows XP 64 bit / Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 bit / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit
     
  • 14,235 downloads
  • 1 MB
LanTalk.NET

LanTalk.NET 3.7 Build 5517

Office instant LAN messenger, WAN or Internet (without server) designed for business networks, fea...

Mar 13th 2017, 13:54 GMT
Windows 2K / Windows XP / Windows Vista / Windows Vista 64 bit / Windows 7 / Windows 7 64 bit / Windows 8 / Windows 8 64 bit / Windows 2003 / Windows 2008 / Windows 10 / Windows 10 64 bit