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    How do I change my status in Skype?

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    Your status lets people know if you're available. To change your status:

    1. Click the status icon next to your profile picture. If you're on iOS, first tap My Info; on Android, tap the menu icon Android menu icon.
    2. Select the status you want to use from the list. 


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