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    What is the difference between a status and a mood message in Skype?

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    Your status lets your contacts know if you're available to have a conversation. A mood message is a short, simple message you can add to your profile. It could be a comment, a quote, a web link, or any other piece of information you'd like to convey. 

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    What are the possible Skype statuses (Online, Away, Do Not Disturb, Invisible, and Offline)?

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    Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling