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    How do I answer a call?

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    When someone calls you, a call alert window appears on your screen. There are three options on the call alert window.

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    Answer answer the call (voice only, no video)
    Answer with video answer the call with video
    Decline reject the call

    You can also set up call forwarding to automatically forward calls to a mobile or landline, or even another Skype Name. You’ll need a little Skype Credit or a subscription to forward calls to mobiles and landlines.

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