Skype Help

    How do I view someone's profile in Skype on mobile or tablet?

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    Android (6.0+), Android tablet, iPhone and iPad

    1. Find the person's profile you want to view in the Chats tab, or use Search.
    2. Tap and hold on their name, and then tap View profile. Alternatively, from within a chat, tap their name or picture next to one of their messages to view their profile.

    Android 4.0.4 - 5.1

    1. Go to a one-to-one chat with your contact.
    2. Tap on their name across the top to view their profile.
    • Rename your Skype contact: Tap the edit  edit icon button to enter a new name and confirm your changes. When you edit someone's Skype name, it only changes how their name appears to you.
    • Add a phone number: Tap the edit  edit icon button to add a phone number and confirm your changes. When you add a phone number, only you will see it. 
    • Send message: Tap Send message Send chat button.
    • Start call: Tap Start call Call button to start an audio call with this person. 
    • Start video call: Tap Start video call Video call button to start a video call with this person. 
    • Send money: Tap Send money Send money icon to send and receive money with your friends and family.
    • Create a new group: Tap Create a new group , select the people you want to add to the group from the list, or use Search, and then tap the Done button. 
    • Translate: Select Start translator Translator icon to translate conversations.
    • Add them to favorites: Tap Add to favorites to add them to your Favorites list in People. 
    • Add or Delete contact: Tap to add or delete this person to your Skype contacts. You will only see this option if they are not in your synced mobile device address book as well.
    • Chat gallery:  Tap Chat Gallery to view all the images, links, and files that have been shared to this chat. 
    • Notifications: Tap Notifications to turn notifications on or off for this chat. 
    • Delete Skype conversation: Tap Delete Skype conversation to delete your entire chat.
    • Block them: Tap Block contact to Block or unblock. Learn more about blocking and reporting someone in Skype.