To view the received video messages, first make sure you’re using the latest version of Skype for Windows desktop.
The video message you’ve received appears in your Recent conversations. Simply click the video to play it in the conversation window.
You can receive a video message even if the contact that has sent it to you is offline.
If you’re using an earlier version of Skype, you’ll receive a link. To view the video message you’ve received, simply click the video message link to watch it in your internet browser.
After viewing your received video message, you can click to reply with a video message.