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How do I send and receive video messages in Skype for Windows RT?

Important note:Windows RT users are able to view, but not send video messages. If you want to send a video message, sign into Skype on any other video message supported platforms or devices (Windows desktop, Mac, Android, or iOS).
Always make sure you’re using the latest version of Skype for Windows RT so you can enjoy all the great features Skype has to offer.


How do I view received video messages in Skype for Windows RT?

Video messages you’ve received appear in your recent conversations. Simply tap or click the video message link to watch it in your browser.

How do I delete my video messages?

You can’t delete the video messages that you’ve already sent to your contacts. 

Where do I find video messages I’ve received previously?

To find the video messages you’ve received, check the conversation history that you’ve had with the contact.

How do I save video messages?

There isn't a video save option with Skype for Windows RT. However, you can still save your video messages by signing into Skype on any other supported platforms or devices (Windows desktop, Mac, Android, or iOS). Simply visit one of these FAQs to learn how to save your video messages:

Skype for iOS
Skype for Android
Skype for Windows desktop
Skype for Mac

Why do I receive "This video message is no longer available"?

Did you receive a message "This video message is no longer available" when you tried to view or save a video message? It’s because legacy (older) video messages can no longer be viewed or saved.

To avoid losing any special messages that you want to keep, we recommend saving them as soon as possible.

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