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    How do I create a group chat in the new Skype?

    1. Tap the More Plus menu icon menu, and select New Group from the list.

      Create new group
    2. Enter a name for your group, which is required to continue.
      New group name etc
    3. Tap the Picture Picture button button to upload, or take a new photo for your group, if you'd like to add one. Once you are happy with the image you've selected, tap the checkmark.
    4. Tap the Edit Edit icon button to pick a color for your group chat, if you'd like to choose one, and then tap the right arrow to confirm your color selection. 
    5. Tap the right arrow to start adding contacts. Tap Search, and then type the name of the contact you want to add. Alternatively, you can select contacts from your recommended list.
    6. Continue searching for, and adding as many contacts as you wish to your group.
    7. Tap Done to create your group, and start chatting. 

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