How do I update my Skype profile information?

Updating your Skype profile information with the correct details can help us solve faster any problems you might experience and also protect your account.

Don’t be a stranger to your friends. The more information you provide, the easier it will be for them to find you on Skype.

It’s easy to update your Skype profile:

  1. Sign in to your Skype account using either your Skype Name, or your Microsoft or Facebook accounts.

    The sign in options to access your Skype profile information.
  2. On the My Account page, click your profile picture.

    The profile picture highlighted on the Skype My account page.
  3. On the Profile page, click the Edit button.

    The Edit button highlighted on the Skype Personal information page.
  4. Enter your personal information such as gender, language, your country and contact details in the provided fields.
  5. When you’re done, click Save.

    The Save button highlighted on the Skype Personal information page.

You can change your Skype profile at any time to keep your details up to date.

Learn more about how Skype protects your personal details.

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