LANcet Chat is a free program that allows you to exchange messages over a LAN (local area network). Created by NetCrate Software, the program doesn’t require you to set up a chat server. Once you download LANcet Chat anyone can join and link up to the program. Just turn the program on and everyone can start chatting.
Not only is the program easy to use, but it is also quite powerful, capable of handling up to 20 users at a time so you can chat with a lot of friends. The only requirement is that you need to be in a single subnet with no hardware and software routers among those who want to chat.
As a chat program LANcet is very easy to use, and the interface is clean and easy to use and there is no need to pre-configure any of the settings, perfect for those who don’t want to mess around and just chat. An allocated server is not needed either, and the application runs like a conference so everyone has the same options and rights.
But the real strength of LANcet is that it is easy to use. You can have the program start automatically, and it is conveniently located in the Windows tray. This way you will see the messages that come up without being disturbed. You can also send private messages and all the popular emoticons are supported. LANcet Chat also has popup windows and there are sounds that will notify you if there’s a message. If you’re looking for an easy to use chat program for Windows, give this a look.
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