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

    Follow the steps below that match your version of Skype. 

    iOS and Android (6.0+) 

    If you have...

    • New Chat at the top, and a button to Find Bots
     

    Android (4.0.3 - 5.1)

    If you have...

    • A plus button at the bottom with options to Search bots, New call, New group chat, and New chat
    Find bots on iOS and Android (6.0) and above   Search bots on Android (4.0-5.0)
    1. From the Chats tab, tap the New Chat New Chat button on iOS and Android (6.0) and above button. 
    2. Tap the Find Bots Find bots button button and choose from the list or search for available Skype bots. You can expand the bots in each category by tapping More>.

      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 the Get Started button from the bot profile screen. 
       
      You can also delete the Skype bot chat if you no longer want to see it in your Chats tab. 
     
    1. From the Chats screen, tap the plus Plus button button. 
    2. Tap the Search Bots Find bots button button and choose from the list or search for available Skype bots. 

      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 the Get Started button from the bot profile screen. 
       
      You can also delete the Skype bot chat if you no longer want to see it in your Chats screen. 


    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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