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    How do I find a photo I sent or received in Skype on desktop?

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    1. While in a conversation, select the Gallery gallery button button under the Chat or Group header.
    2. Within the Gallery you can view any images, files, or links that have been shared.
    3. Select the one you want to open.   

    Skype for Windows desktop, Mac, Linux and Skype for Windows 10 (version 14)

    Right-click
    the photo, file or link, where you can:

    • For photos, files or links you've received; Copy, Save to "Downloads", Save as..., Forward, Select Messages, Unread from here or Report. You can't remove a photo that's been sent to you. 
    • For photos, files or links you've sent; Copy, Save to "Downloads", Save as...Forward, Select Messages or Remove.

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    Right-click the photo, file or link, where you can:

    • For photos, files or links you've received; SaveForward, Select Messages, Unread from here or Report. You can't remove a photo that's been sent to you. 
    • For photos, files or links you've sent; Open in new tabForward, Select Messages or Remove.

    No emergency calls with Skype
    Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling