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    How do I use split window view in Skype on desktop?

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    Split window view lets you put your contact list in one window, and each conversation you open in a separate one. You can drag your contact, and conversation windows anywhere on your screen to really personalize the way you use Skype.

    Note: Split window view is available for Chromebooks running Skype, but is not available on mobile or web.

    How to enable split screen mode:

    Skype for desktop:

    1. Select the More more menu button menu.
    2. Select Enable split view mode. enable split view mode
    3. Your contact and conversation windows are now split, and can be placed anywhere on your screen.

    Skype on Chromebook:

    1. Select your profile picture.
    2. Select Settings The Settings button.
    3. Select Appearance The Appearance button.
    4. Select Enable split view mode.
    5. Your contact and conversation windows are now split, and can be placed anywhere on your screen.

    How do I open multiple conversation screens?

    Double click on an existing conversation in your chats list, or start a new chat to open it in a new screen.

    Split screen view