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    What are Skype bots and how do I use them in the new Skype?

    Chat with a Skype bot for entertainment, games, recipes, planning travel and more.

    To start chatting with a bot:

    1. In the Chats screen, tap on the More Plus menu icon menu.
    2. Tap Find Bots and choose from the list or search for available Skype bots. You can expand the bots in each category by tapping More >. Alternatively, tap the Contacts Contacts button button, and then tap the Bots tab. 

      New bots are added regularly, and availability may differ by region, so be sure to check back often.
    3. To start a conversation with the Skype bot, tap Start Chatting from the bot profile screen.


    You can also block a Skype bot if you no longer want to see it in your Chats screen or contact list. 

    Skype bots are currently available in the following regions; specific bot availability is determined by the bot developer. 

    • Australia
    • Brazil
    • Canada
    • France
    • Germany
    • India
    • Ireland
    • Italy
    • Latin America
    • Netherlands
    • New Zealand
    • Portugal
    • Russia
    • Singapore
    • Spain
    • United States
    • United Kingdom

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