Looking for Skype for Business? If you’re having issues with your calls, it’s probably caused by an internet connection or computer hardware problem.  ...

Looking for Skype for Business? We want everyone to experience the best Skype has to offer – from enhanced quality to better reliability to improved security –...

Looking for Skype for Business? Your internet connection (or your friend's) are the main source of problems you might encounter with calls and video calls on...

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Looking for Skype for Business? Applications connect to Skype via the Skype Desktop API. As communicated in this blog post, due to technology improvements we...

Looking for Skype for Business? This article is also available for: Mac Sometimes you may see the "Disk I/O error" message when attempting to sign in to Skype....

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Looking for Skype for Business? You might see a message saying "Skype can't connect"; this might mean your software is out of date and you need to upgrade. If...

When you try signing in to Skype for Windows desktop, you may sometimes get a blank blue screen displaying only the Skype logo. (You might also get a blank...

This article is also available for: Windows desktopWindows PhoneAndroid The following advice can help you to sign in to Skype for Mac: Do you have the most...

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To work correctly, Skype requires unrestricted outgoing TCP access to: All destination ports above 1024 (recommended) or Ports 80 and 443  If your firewall...

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Yes you can. If you connect to the internet through a proxy server, Skype will automatically detect your proxy settings. However, if for some reason Skype...

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It has been brought to our attention that our website and services have been blocked by both of the ISPs in the United Arab Emirates. That means you won't be...

To make a call to a mobile or landline, first you need to have some Skype Credit or a subscription. You can then call a number on your contact's profile, or use...

Messages containing error code numbers were displayed in earlier versions of Skype when technical problems were encountered.These error code messages have been...

Some firewalls will not permit applications such as Skype (or any applications you have not specifically allowed) to access the internet. Generally, the first...

Update: You may have recently noticed a message in Skype regarding the 3rd party application you use with Skype will stop working in December 2013.As...

The amount of data used varies by activity. When making or receiving calls, or sending or receiving instant messages, Skype will use more data than when you’re...

If your calls are dropping out, your video is pixelled or keeps freezing, or if Skype needs to reconnect frequently, you might have a problem with your...

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Misc. Error #1040 and Misc. Error #1050 in Skype for Mac OS X mean that the telephone number you are entering is invalid or incorrectly entered. These errors...

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If you can’t install or start Skype, repairing disk permissions on your Mac OS X using Disk Utility might solve your problem.To repair disk permissions on Mac...

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Starting from the release of Skype 2.7 for Mac, your general system startup settings will be used instead of having separate preferences for Skype.To prevent...

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Reinstalling or upgrading Skype can cause your firewall settings to become out of date. This can affect the quality of your audio calls.If you are using Windows...

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If your call is disconnected for any reason, Skype will automatically attempt to reconnect your call.Skype will attempt to reconnect the call for 60 seconds. If...

To call Réunion, French Guiana or Martinique, enter the country code twice. Country Landline Mobile Réunion Landline: + 262 262 XX XX XX + 262 692 XX XX XX ...

There are several possible reasons why Skype for Mac OS X might not be starting.   The most common cause is that your system does not meet the minimum...

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This article is also available for:Windows desktopSometimes, you may see a “Disc I/O error” when attempting to sign in to Skype: “Disk I/O error. Quit and...

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It has been brought to our attention that since March 2012 our website has been blocked by one or more ISPs in Morocco. Unfortunately there is very little Skype...

This article is also available for:MacSometimes it’s not possible to make a direct connection between your computer and the computer of the person you’re...

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This article is also available for:Windows desktopSometimes it’s not possible to make a direct connection between your computer and the computer of the person...

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From time to time, we do retire older versions of Skype to focus our efforts on improving the most recent versions of Skype. When this happens, you'll see the...

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This article is also available for: Windows desktopLinux When you make a Skype call, you can sometimes encounter strange noises or shaky video. There are a...

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You can make and receive Skype-to-Skype calls, call mobiles and landlines, and send and receive instant messages over 3G, 4G and WiFi.However, to ensure the...

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