How do I uninstall Skype (Skype for modern Windows)?

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If, for any reason, you need to uninstall Skype for modern Windows, simply follow these steps:

  1. Close Skype by pressing Alt+F4 on your keyboard or by swiping from the top edge of the screen.
  2. In the Start screen, right click or tap and hold the Skype tile. The Options menu appears at the bottom of the screen.
  3. Select Uninstall from the Options menu.

  1. In the window that pops up, select Uninstall to confirm you want to uninstall Skype.

  1. Skype tile disappears from the Start screen.

You can then reinstall Skype for modern Windows easily by downloading the latest version.

 

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