Yahoo Chat for Mac

Looking for free Yahoo Chat on Mac? Whether you are looking to make new friends on Yahoo! Messenger for Mac or all your friends are offline, Yahoo! users (18 years and up) have access to millions of other users in Yahoo Chat. These free, topical chat rooms are available to all Yahoo! Messenger users and can be a great place to meet new people. 

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Access the Yahoo Chat for Mac Panel

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To launch a Yahoo! Chat, first select "File" from the Yahoo! Messenger menu, and select "Join a Yahoo! Chat Room."

Need Yahoo Chat for Windows?

Learn how to launch Yahoo Chat chatrooms in Windows for Yahoo! Messenger.

Learn more about Yahoo Chat from our Tips and Tricks Guide to Yahoo Chat Rooms.

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Select a Yahoo Chat Room

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Next, a window will launch in Yahoo! Messenger for Mac prompting users to select a Yahoo Chat chatroom.

Navigate through the menu with your mouse and cursor, selecting topics and subtopics, until you find a Yahoo chatroom you want to enter. Click "Join Room" to continue.

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Bypass the Yahoo Chat User Verification

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Next, a window will launch in Yahoo! Messenger for Mac prompting users to enter a random string of characters to before entering the Yahoo chatroom.

The Yahoo Chat user verification is used to prevent spam robots from accessing the chat rooms. Enter the characters as displayed in the field provided, and click "Submit."

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Welcome to Your Yahoo Chat Room

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Your Yahoo chatroom will now appear on your Mac desktop. You can now begin chatting with new friends on Yahoo! Messenger for Mac.

Want to access another Yahoo Chat chatroom? Just repeat the steps provided in this tutorial to choose another room.

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