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How do I show or hide my contact's profile information?

Profile information displayed is only what that contact chooses to reveal about themselves. You can learn more about profiles and privacy. To see a contact’s profile information:

  1. Sign into Skype.
  2. In the Contacts or Recent list, right-click the contact’s name and select View Profile to display the Profile window.
  3. Click Close once you’re done.

You can also see a summary of a contact’s profile at the top of the conversation window:

  1. In the Contacts or Recent list, click the contact’s name to reveal the conversation window on the right.

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