A small add-on for instant messengers for attaching graphics to your messages
4.0  (101 votes)

Nowadays, instant messaging applications are very common amongst Internet users. It is one of the fastest and simplest ways of communicating with friends and family members without spending too much money. With the help of HiYo, you can add some extra effects to your real-time messages.

The program is a small add-on for instant messaging tools that enables you to send graphics along with your messages to better express your personal feelings. HiYo offers a variety of emoticons, text effects, display pictures, sounds, winks, audio samples, and much more. Its latest version is fully compatible with Windows Live Messenger 2009, Yahoo! Messenger 10, MSN, AOL Instant Messenger, ICQ, and Skype.

HiYo is very easy to operate. In just three steps, you will be able to send HiYo content to all your folks. After installation, the program automatically includes a HiYo tool bar in your instant messaging application, displaying all the possible options. There you can choose to change its default skin, reorder and reset its icons, and apply other HiYo settings.

Venugopal Naidu
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Review summary


  • Freeware.
  • Offers a wide variety of emoticons, sounds, animations, winks, super winks, etc


  • Not compatible with older versions of Yahoo! Messenger
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