How do I add a contact to my favorites in Skype (Skype for modern Windows)?


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You can add the contacts you call or instant message most often to favorites, so that you can find and get in touch with them even more easily.

Adding a contact to your favorites

To add a contact to your favorites:

  1. Start Skype.
  2. In Skype Home, tap or click favorites.


  1. In the add favorites screen that opens, select the contacts you’d like to add to favorites.
  2. Tap or click add.


  1. You can now see the contacts displayed under favorites.

Removing a contact from your favorites

To remove a contact from your favorites:

  1. Start Skype.
  2. Under people, select the contact you want to remove from favorites.
  3. In the conversation window that opens, tap or click the highlighted favorite icon.


  1. This removes the contact from your favorites and the favorite icon is not highlighted any more.


Learn more about adding contacts in Skype for modern Windows.


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