What do I do if my microphone does not work with Skype on my iOS 7 device?
When you want to make a call using Skype on your iPhone or iPad device for the first time, Skype will ask for your permission to access the microphone.
This microphone setting is a new privacy feature in iOS 7. If you’ve selected Don’t Allow, you won’t be able to make and receive any calls. Every time you’ll receive a call, you’ll see this notification:
To resolve this, you need to change your privacy settings:
From your device's home screen, tap Settings.
- Tap Privacy.
- Tap Microphone.
- You’ll see a list of applications that have requested access to the microphone. Find Skype and enable it by tapping on the slider (so the slider shows green).