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How do I use Skype Home in Skype for Windows desktop?

Skype Home lets you view your Skype contacts. In addition, when you connect your Skype account to Facebook, you’ll see a list of your Facebook friends who are also using Skype so you can call, chat, and video call them on Skype.

Skype Home window is displayed when you sign in to Skype. To display Skype Home whenever you want , simply click the Skype Home icon Skype Home icon with an orange dot next to it and it will open on the right side of your Skype screen.

Skype Home with Skype contacts, Facebook friends, Alerts and All highlighted

Skype Home will alert you about status updates of your Skype contacts. When there is a status update, you’ll see an orange dot next to the Skype Home icon Skype Home icon with an orange dot next to it.

To refresh the Skype Home to see the latest updates, press F5 on your keyboard or click the refresh icon The Refresh icon..

To connect to or disconnect from Facebook, click the blue settings icon The Settings icon. or the Find Facebook friends button on the top of the page.

Learn more about connecting to Facebook.

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