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Skype to Skype calls are free - but to call a mobile or landline from Skype, you need a little Skype Credit or a subscription.
If you're signed in to Skype, you can receive calls. You'll see an incoming call notification screen, tap or click the call button to answer the call. If you don't want to answer it, tap the end call button to decline. If you're offline and you have Voice Messaging activated, the caller will be able to leave a message, or you can set up call forwarding to another number.
You'll need a little Skype Credit or a subscription to call someone on their mobile or landline. If you've already saved the person's contact information you can tap or click their name from your contact list, or use the dial pad button to enter their phone number.
Note: For MacBook Pro users, you can also use your Touch Bar during Skype calls to show or hide video, mute or unmute and hang up the call.
Up to 25 people (24 plus yourself) can be on the same audio call. The maximum number of video streams will vary depending on the platform and device you are using.
Yes, but you'll need a Skype Number for them to call you on.
Yes, use the dial pad to enter toll free numbers on Skype. The following countries and number ranges are supported and are free of charge to all users: France: +33 800, +33 805, +33 809 Poland: +48 800 UK: +44 500, +44 800, +44 808 USA: +1 800, +1 866, +1 877, +1 888 Taiwan: +886 80
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