Skype is fully integrated with Outlook.com and cannot be turned off. We have received customer feedback that people would like the ability to turn off Skype and we’re working on adding this feature – watch this space.
In the meantime, you can customize notification settings for incoming Skype calls and chat notifications in Outlook.com, turning notifications and sounds on or off.
- Select Settings .
- Select View all Outlook settings.
- Select General, then select Notifications.
- Under Chat and call, select the button next to the new chat and incoming call notification types to turn them off.
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