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    How do I find new contacts in Skype on mobile?

    1. In the Chats tab, tap the search button Search button.
    2. Type the name, Skype name or email of the person you want to chat with.
    3. Select your friend from the search results and you'll be taken to a conversation window.
      Note: If you're using Skype for Android 4.0.3 to 5.1, Tap to search Skype directory
    4. Type a message to your contact and tap the Send send button  button.

    You will only be able to send up to 10 messages to them and images will be blurred until they accept your request.

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