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    How do I sync my address book with my Skype contact list on mobile or tablet?

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    1. From Chats, tap Search button  to search.
    2. Tap Sync Your Contacts. If you don't see this option, that means Skype is already set up to sync with your address book. 
    3. Once completed, your contact list will be updated in Skype. 

     

    Turn Sync your contacts off

    Android (6.0+), Android tablet, iPhone, and iPad

    1. From the Chats tab, tap your profile picture.
    2. Tap Settings settings button.
    3. Tap Contacts contacts button
    4. Toggle Sync your contacts off.
     

    Android 4.0.4 - 5.1

    1. From the Chats screen, then tap the menu menu button  button.
    2. Tap Settings settings button.
    3. Scroll down to contacts, and toggle Sync phone contacts off. 
      

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