Sometimes you need to call someone who's not on Skype or who is offline. You can call mobiles and landlines all over the world at low rates from Skype with a little Skype Credit or a monthly subscription.
You can dial a number using the dial pad, or call a contact from your contact list.
If you call this number regularly, you can save it as a contact so you don’t have to enter the number next time. At the end of the call, click the Add to Contacts button, enter your friend’s name and click Save.
To call a number you've recently dialed:
If a contact has saved a phone number in their profile, or if you've added their phone number, it's really easy to call them. You can call from your contact list or from the dial pad.
To call a phone from your contact list:
If the contact you want to call has not added their number, you can add it to their profile. Click the contact's photo to bring up their profile, and click Add number.
Select the type of number from the drop-down (Mobile, Home, Office or Other), choose the country code, type the phone number and click the tick to save.
To call a contact from the dial pad: