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How do I add contacts to my Favorites list in Skype?

There are multiple ways to add a contact to your favorites list…

On your desktop:

  • In your chat window, click the star next to your contact's name.
  • In your contact list, right-click on your contact and click Add to Favorites.

On your mobile device:

  • In your contact list, swipe left and tap the star next to your contact.
  • In the chat window with your contact or group, tap the name at the top of the screen. In the drop down menu, tap Add to favorites.

There are multiple ways to remove a contact from your favorites list...

On your desktop:

  • In your contact list, right-click on your contact and click Remove from Favorites.
  • In your contact list, drag the contact from Favorites and drop it to the Contacts list

On your mobile device:

  • In your contact list, swipe left and tap the star next to your contact.
  • In the chat window with your contact or group, tap the name at the top of the screen. In the drop down menu, tap Remove from favorites.

It is not possible to delete the Favorites list. However, when you remove all the contacts from Favorites, the list will be empty.

If you want to repopulate the Favorites list, just add a contact to your Favorites again and they will reappear at the top of your contact list.

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