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Skype is a software application that allows users to make voice calls, instant message, and video conference over the Internet.

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How to remove a photo shared from iPhone via Skype?

I shared a picture taken with my iPhone with a friend. To my confusion, I've discovered that she received not a picture, as I expected, but a link to the image uploaded to Skype website. The image ...
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In Microsoft Office online, how do I hide the contacts/skype bar on the right?

I'm using OneNote Online and after a couple of minutes a fat contacts list shows up on the right showing all of my Skype contacts and their various online states, etc. I have no interest in ...
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Any way to change Skype profile picture on-line?

There are many different guides on how to change my own profile picture using Skype desktop client. But, is there any way to do this on-line, directly from Skype website? I don't see anything around ...
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I want to remove Skype chat history from Outlook.com

Please note, I'm not talking about the skype chat history on the skype software, which I can easly delete by going to Tools/Options/Privacy, etc... I'm talking about that all of my chat conversations ...
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How can I delete my Skype account?

I have created new Skype account, and would like to permanently delete the old one I had. I tried with godelete.com and justdelete but nothing. How do I delete a Skype account?
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Get alerts when someone sends you a message in Skype chat and you're offline

I use Skype to keep up to date with several people at work, we also tend to use the chat conversation as an informal feed and in a way an alternative to emails, so sometimes we leave messages on there ...
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Are there any WebRTC applications that can replace Google Hangout and Skype? [closed]

WebRTC support is now available in Firefox and Chrome. Are there any actual applications, most likely - websites, that use it in a way that could replace the functionality of Google Hangout and Skype? ...
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How should I login as developer with Microsoft ID in SKype

I signed up with Live ID (Microsoft Hotmail ID). In process of registration i didn't input any password (or i miss this field?). And my Skype account was created with usage of Microsoft Hotmail ID. ...
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No-nonsense no-signup video chat webapp [closed]

Today I had to do a quick video chat with someone, but he didn't have Skype and was computer illiterate. It was very frustrating to guide him in installing Skype. Here's what I want: A website we can ...
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How can I edit posts in Google Talk like I can do in Skype?

Is there an extension or plugin or something that will allow Google Talk to edit posts like Skype does? This is, in Skype, one can edit the last line that was immediately posted by right-clicking ...
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How do I delete my Skype billing agreement on PayPal?

How do I delete my Skype billing agreement on PayPal? I wanted to delete the PayPal payment method from my Skype account, but I've been told to delete the agreement on PayPal. However, I can't find ...
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What is the terminology for service for calls from IP to static numbers not on IP? (eg Skype)

VoIP software says that it makes phone calls over the internet. But using Skype and Google Voice, calls can be made to landlines and mobile phones. What are these services termed as? What is the name ...
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Skype for mobile applications

When using Skype as a mobile application, if I'm just logged in but not using it, does it consume data (i.e; KB) during this log in? Thanks.
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Why can't I change my password and login with Skype?

Why can't I change my password and login with Skype? I keep getting the following problem: As you can see, the button is still "grayed-out" and even though both password combinations are the same, ...
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Finding possible replacements for Skype

I currently use Skype to do video chats with folks that I know across the world, but I've been finding that its performance has been pretty horrible. Dropped connections, horrible video performance, ...
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Best way to record a Skype or Google phone call? [closed]

Are there any good services that can be used to record a phonecall over either Skype, Gmail, or Google voice? My biggest concern is reliability.
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I try to reset my Skype password and I get redirected to their big blog page

Anyone else has that problem? I try https://login.skype.com/account/password-reset-request and I get redirected to http://blogs.skype.com/en/.
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How to link a Skype number to a Google Voice number?

I'm trying to link my Skype number to my Google Voice number so I can make a call. But guess what? Whenever Google calls to confirm the number one of the two hangs up automatically when I answer. So ...
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Skype - Paypal - Bank: how much are the costs

I'm recharging my Skype account with my Paypal account connected to my bank How much are the costs ? I was wondering if I'm losing a lot of money by letting paypal get money from my bank account and ...
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Unable to reset Skype password using gmail “plus” address

I recently signed up for Skype, and unfortunately, have forgotten my password. I went to reset my password with their online form, where it asked for the email address I signed up with. When I signed ...
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How much bandwidth does a Skype call use?

I'm considering using Skype only for my calls on iPhone. Now that most carriers (in the UK anyway) don't provide unlimited data, and the iPhone can handle Skype with multitasking, are there any ...
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Skype Telephone number Formatting in browser

How do I turn off the Telephone number formatting in the browser window.
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Is there a way to use Skype chat from within the browser?

Is there a way to use Skype's chat features from within the browser? It would be great to be able to converse with your contact in situations where you can't necessarily install applications (while ...