Help Skype Preview for Windows 10

Why do I get the error “You’ll need a new app to open this skypeuwp”?

If you click the Use Skype Preview now button and you experience the following:

  • In Internet Explorer and Edge - You get a message saying “You’ll need a new app to open this skypeuwp”.

  • In other browsers - Nothing happens.

This is because you haven't received the Windows 10 Anniversary Update.  Don't worry if you haven't gotten it yet, it's coming soon. In the meantime, you can download Skype by selecting the Get Skype button on the download page

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