ICQ is the lightweight variant of the bigger brother that has the same name, but a different version. This one is useful for those that do not to fill up their computer with unnecessary features of applications. For those that want a straightforward tool which can be integrated with other services, this is one of the best solutions available on the market.
Users can easily install ICQ and then, they will be prompted to create an account they will use to login into the chat client. After this account is ready, users can log onto it and they can connect it with other chat services. Some of these include Facebook, Yahoo! and Google Talk, but there are more of them, providing increased functionality for its users.
There are multiple skins available for this ICQ version and users can further customize each one to fit their needs. There are standard avatars that can be added but users can import their own ones. Various fonts are available for use in the chat box and outside of it, a person can set a custom status with various features. There are a lot of options concerning voice chats in order for users to benefit from maximum quality calls.