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    How do I change my presence status in Skype on desktop?

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    1. Select your profile picture.
    2. Select the presence button under your profile picture to set your presence to: 
       
      • Active: Let your contacts know you're available and ready to chat. 
      • Do Not Disturb: Let your contacts know you don't want to be disturbed. They can still send you an instant message or call but you won't be alerted. To receive notifications when your presence is set to Do Not Disturb, select your profile picture, select Settings, select Notifications notifications button and then toggle Show chat notifications while Do Not Disturb is on on or off. 
      • Invisible: Hides your presence indicator from others but they will see the last time you were set to Active or Do Not Disturb.

         


       

     

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