How do I view and manage my Skype Credit balance in Skype 4 for Android?

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Skype Credit allows you to enjoy some great Skype features that cost just a little such as calling mobiles and landlines or sending SMS text messages. You can also use it to buy Skype products such as Skype Numbers.

To view and purchase Skype Credit:

  1. Sign in to Skype.
  2. Tap your profile picture in the right corner of the screen.
  3. Tap the line with your Skype Credit balance. Information about your Skype Credit is displayed.
  4. Tap Buy credit.
  5. Select the Skype Credit amount. The Auto-recharge feature is turned on by default. If you want to disable Auto-recharge, simply uncheck the box.
  6. Tap Continue.
  7. Select your country and payment method, then tap Continue.
  8. Enter the required details and tap Pay now to complete the purchase.

The Skype credit option with available balance.

Alternatively, you can purchase Skype Credit using your mobile browser.

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