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Microsoft Portrait is very low bit rate video conferencing software supporting the Windows Live system
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Microsoft Portrait is very low bit rate video conferencing software supporting MSN Messenger / Windows Live Messenger and Internet Locator Service (ILS) on PCs, Pocket PCs and Handheld PCs. It runs on local area networks, dialup networks and even wireless networks with bandwidths as low as 9.6 kilobits/second. Microsoft Portrait delivers portrait-like black/white video which can work in bandwidths so low that full color video could never work. The portrait video is so small that it can even be transmitted through an HTTP proxy as text. Microsoft Portrait provides basic chat/voice/video functions almost anytime, anywhere, on any device.


Live MessengerMSN MessengerInstant MessagingMicrosoft

License Freeware
The program is completely free to use.
Website http://www.microsoft.com
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Released 17 September 2004
Language Support English (United States)
Popularity 43
Total Downloads  10333
Submitted By C:Amie
Submitted On 05 July 2009


I dunk for bananas 08 December 2022 at 4:28:17 PM
Does it still work to this day?
C:Amie 22 December 2022 at 8:37:49 AM
Not with MSN Messenger, but it will work with an ILS server.
torch 23 January 2023 at 5:51:39 AM
Inflated host installer into cabs for SH3/MIPS/ARM + zip for x86

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