Learn the essentials
Our how-to videos will teach you everything you need to know to get started with Skype.
You can connect most cordless and desktop phones to the internet by plugging the base station directly into your broadband router or modem. The phone will use your internet connection to access Skype directly. If your phone is cordless, then the base station will use DECT technology (the same as in many high-quality landline cordless phone systems) to communicate with the phone handset.