Windows Live Messenger Connect Beta!
We are pleased to announce Messenger Connect that enables websites and rich-client applications to enhance the social appeal of their experience by "connecting"
to Windows Live.
Messenger Connect is a collection of APIs and controls that allow you to build applications so people can communicate, and share with their Messenger friends.
Applications build with Messenger Connect provide seamless social experience that combines your content with popular Windows Live features such as chatting with friends, sharing status updates and activity streams.
Invitation Only Beta
At this time participation in the beta program is by invitation-only. You will need to request to participate in the beta. Learn more about this
Want to Explore Messenger Connect?
Follow these steps to begin exploring Messenger Connect:
Submit your request to participate in Messenger Connect Beta.
Explore Messenger Connect. The following resources are available for you to begin exploring Messenger Connect.
Interactive SDKProvides interactive experience for you to explore Messenger Connect functionality without writing a single line of code.
Windows Live REST Explorer. An interactive application
called the Windows Live REST Explorer allows you to interact with the Windows Live resource model by performing create, read, update, and delete operations on resources. This application can be useful for testing and becoming familiar with the Windows Live
Developer Centerwith links to forums, blogs, documentation and information to join the beta program.
Download the Windows Live SDK.After you receive invitation to participate in the Beta, download this SDK that provides you the libraries and resources to begin developing applications.
If you have a question or feedback, please use this forum.
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