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What's my Skype Name?

Your Skype name is the username you created when you first joined Skype, other than your email address or phone number.

If you sign in with an email address instead, then you have a Microsoft account, not a Skype Name.

Can’t sign in?

If you’ve forgotten your Skype Name and can’t sign in to your account, we can help.

Can’t find your Skype Name?

If you’re signed in to Skype but don’t know where to find your Skype Name, check out the info below to find it.

Click your name at the top left of Skype.

Skype Name highlighted in the Skype for Windows desktop window.

Your Skype name is displayed in your profile.

Click your profile icon at the bottom left of the Skype Preview window.

Profile button in Skype Preview

Your Skype name is displayed in your profile.

Skype name in Skype Preview

Tap the menu button.

Skype Name highlighted in the Skype for Android phones.

You will see your Skype name displayed.

Skype name in Skype info

Tap the My Info tab and you will see your Skype name displayed.

My info and Skype name in iOS

Click your profile picture in the top left of the screen.

Skype Name highlighted in the Skype for Mac OS X.

Your Skype Name is displayed under your name.

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