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    What's my Skype Name?

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    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 or phone number 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?

    Tap or click your profile picture, tap or click Skype profile, and both your Skype Name, and the account you're signed in as will be displayed on your profile. If you're signed in to a different account than you were expecting, we can help

    No emergency calls with Skype
    Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling