What features does Skype for Windows Phone 7 support?

Skype for Windows Phone 7 supports:

  • Instant messaging
  • Skype-to-Skype calling
  • Skype video calling
  • Sending and receiving instant messages while on a call
  • Calling mobiles and landlines, receiving Skype calls and calls to Skype Numbers
  • Call forwarding (you need to set this up on your computer)
  • Inviting friends to Skype
  • Blocking/unblocking contacts and viewing blocked contacts
  • Participating in group calls (audio only)

Important: Skype for Windows Phone 7 does not run in the background. This means that you need to have Skype open to make and receive voice and video calls or send instant messages.

Learn more about Skype for Windows Phone.

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