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How do I manage my Skype To Go™ numbers?

The following questions and answers will help you manage your Skype To Go contacts and numbers.

How do I add a new Skype To Go contact?

Adding new Skype To Go contacts is easy. To add a new contact:

  1. Sign in to your Skype account.
  2. Under Manage features, select Skype To Go.
  3. In the Skype To Go number tab, click Add a contact.
  4. Enter the contact’s name.
  5. Select whether you’d like to call them on their:

    • Phone: Select a country from the drop-down list and enter their phone number.
    • Skype: Enter their Skype Name.

  6. Click Save and you’ll be given a Skype To Go number you can use to call your contact on.

Simply dial the Skype To Go number on any registered phone and your call will be put straight through.

You'll need a little Skype Credit to use Skype To Go.

How many Skype To Go contacts can I have?

You can add up to 30 Skype To Go contacts, each with their own Skype To Go number.

I’ve forgotten one of my Skype To Go numbers, where can I find it?

You can find a list of your Skype To Go contacts and numbers in your account in the Skype To Go number tab.

Find out more.

How do I edit a contact’s details?

To edit one of your Skype To Go contact’s details:

  1. Sign in to your account.
  2. Select the Skype To Go number tab.
  3. Find the contact whose details you'd like to change, and click Edit next to their name.

You have the option to change your contact’s name, country and phone number. Unfortunately, you cannot edit a contact’s Skype To Go number.

When you edit a contact's details, the Skype To Go number may change. Make sure you keep a note of it or put it in your phone straight away so you don't forget.

How do I delete a Skype To Go contact?

To delete one of your Skype To Go contacts:

  1. Sign in to your account.
  2. Select the Skype To Go number tab.
  3. Find the contact you'd like to delete, and click Edit next to their name.
  4. Click Delete.

When you delete a contact, you can no longer call them using Skype To Go. If you choose to add the contact again at a later date, it is unlikely you will get the same Skype To Go number you had before.

 

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