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    How do I switch views during a Skype video call?

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    During a video call in Skype, you can switch between seeing multiple people's video in the grid view or switch to focusing on the person currently speaking in the speaker view.

    To switch views in Skype on desktop:

    1. Click the Switch View switch view desktop button.
    2. Select either Grid view or Speaker view from the menu.


    To switch views in Skype on Android (6.0+), iPhone and iPad:

    1. Tap the Grid View Skype grid view button to switch to speaker view.
    2.  To switch back to grid view, tap the Speaker View Skype Speaker view button.

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