Yahoo Chat for Mac

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Looking for a 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.

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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.