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    How do I send an instant message in Skype on mobile or tablet?

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    Android (6.0+) and Android tablet

    1. From Chats, select the person or group you want to instant message. Or tap the New chat New chat button Android 6.0 and above button and select your friends or family from there.
    2. Type your message in the chat window and tap Send.
     

    Android 4.0.4 - 5.1

    1. From Chats, select the person or group you want to instant message. Or tap the New chat New chat button Android 4.0.3 button and select your friends or family from there.
    2. Type your message in the chat window and tap Send.
     

    iPhone and iPad

    1. From Chats, select the person or group you want to instant message. Or tap the New chat iOS new chat button button and select your friends or family from there.
    2. Type your message in the chat window and tap Send.
     



     

    No emergency calls with Skype
    Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling