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Office LAN messenger overview

Softros Messenger is an easy LAN messaging software for effective intra-office communication. It does not require a server and is very easy to install and use. Our communication application correctly identifies and works under Windows 11, 10, 7, 8, XP, Android, and Mac OS user accounts (without administrative privileges).
A local instant messenger comes with a variety of handy features, such as message notification alarms, personal or group messaging, audio calls/video chat, remote user access, and file transfers. Our LAN messaging utility offers robust encryption options for all incoming and outgoing messages, guaranteeing no unauthorized person ever reads the personal correspondence.

The program is very stable when running under any Windows operating system and in any network, regardless of size. This application can be used for contacting individual users or for group notifications. All messages are logged, so there is no risk of losing a message. All correspondence can be looked up at any time. Conveniently, there are sound alarms for incoming messages.
The application is very straightforward and requires no special training. It is ready to be used right after installation is completed. Configuring the program can be done by individual users without requesting any assistance from the IT staff or system administrators. All settings can be saved and easily transferred to another computer, if necessary. award

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Version: 12.1.1

Release date: June 20, 2024

OS Support:
Windows XP, 2003, 2008,
Vista, Windows 7,
Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows 11
Android 4.0 and higher
Mac OS X 10.9 – 13.3
Supported Networks:
Intranet, LAN, WAN

 General features:

  • Secure LAN messaging – Save your privacy
    Softros LAN Messenger has a built-in strong cryptographic system that encrypts all incoming and outgoing messages between computers.
  • Terminal Services support
    Microsoft/Citrix Terminal Services environment and Windows OS fast user switching support using Softros Terminal Service Engine add-on.
  • Serverless communication architecture
    Softros Messenger is designed to work on your corporate network without any dedicated server.
  • Easy installation – install and work.
    You do not need an administrator’s skills to start using Softros Messenger, just install and run Softros Messenger on each computer on your network and it’s ready to work.
  • Desktop sharing
    A unique feature for a local messaging application. Get remote access to any computer on your LAN. A User should approve a remote assistance dialog.
  • Messages logging
    Softros Messenger logs all incoming and outgoing messages in the folder of the current logged-in Windows user by default.
  • Broadcast LAN messages
    You can send a message to any group of your co-workers or to all of them; it is as easy as sending a personal message.
  • Offline messaging option
    Send messages to offline users. No server or dedicated storage is required.
  • Import and export your LAN settings
    Allows you to configure network settings on one computer, export it to a file then import it to any other computers on your network.
  • Files transfer
    Send any data to your co-workers.
  • Windows 11, 10, 7, 8, 8.1, XP, Android, Mac OS compatibility
    It does not matter which Windows version is installed on your computers, Softros Messenger was designed to be used under any Windows version from oldest Windows 2000 to modern Windows 11. The application can work under Android, Mac OS X 10.7 and higher versions.
  • Indicates sound and visual events
    Allows you to configure sound events such as incoming messages and ‘User is online’.
  • User’s personal and system information
    Allows you to get personal information about any Messenger’s user such as first and last name, position, etc. Also, you can get the user’s system information such as computer name, Windows version, etc. Softros Messenger allows you to share or do not share your personal information with co-workers as well.