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    How do I schedule a call in Skype?

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    Call scheduling in Skype makes it easy to set a reminder for a one-to-one call with you and your friends or family. You don't need a shared calendar since the invitation and reminders are all inside of Skype.

    To schedule a call:

    1. Sign into Skype.
    2. Go to one of your one-to-one chats.
    3. Select the Schedule call call scheduling button button to get started. It will either be next to the compose bar or in your Add-ins Add-in button menu.
    4. In the Schedule call window, you can name your call, pick a date and time, and set a reminder.
    5. Select Send and the call reminder will be sent to your chat where your contact can then Accept or Decline the scheduled call.

    Key features of Skype call scheduling

    • Schedule a call from any 1:1 chat and be notified when it’s accepted or declined.
    • Receive push and in-app notifications for any updates to scheduled calls you’re invited to. Make sure you enable Scheduled call notifications on mobile and desktop
    • Set a reminder period for each call and get notified when a call is about to start, whether the app is running or not.
    • Track and update scheduled calls from the reminder in your chat.
    • See your scheduled calls in your Calls tab.