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Video camera is not available after waking up from sleep on macbook pro

There is a problem on my mac with skype. When mac wakes up after sleep and I want to do a video call video is not available. Restarting skype doesn't help. After a very long time every time restarting ...
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How to block skype using self-control?

After searching google, I think blocking dsn[number].d.skype.net or dir[number].sd.skype.net will block skype connections. How to add them to self-control blacklist? ref1 ref2
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Block 1 phone number in skype?

How can I block a single phone number from calling me in Skype? Under privacy I can block anyone not in my contacts but that isnt what I need.
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Skype keeps making me automatically invisible

I keep getting made invisible automatically by skype. It doesn't even appear to happen at consistent intervals. Sometimes it doesn't happen at all, sometimes it happens every 5 seconds. I don't ...
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Using a USB headset to make phone calls via Gmail on a Mac

I plugged in a USB headset to my Mac, and I was able to select it in my Skype options and that worked fine. But how can I select it for Gmail to use when making calls from there? Right now, when I ...
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What is the risk of not running an anti virus on a Mac?

One of the family's computers is a Macbook Air, recently the virus subscription expired and my problem is to decide whether to renew/replace it. When the Mac was bought (2010), the anti virus program ...
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Skype versions higher then 5.x blocking TextMate Scroll - Line up binding

I've a very unpleasant issue. Skype is actually blocking a key binding to be triggered from within TextMate. Let me explain this a bit further. I noticed that CTRL+ALT+CMD UP didn't trigger Scroll - ...
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How to create a shortcut or automate file in calling a contact in skype

What are the option in creating a quick access to dialing a contact in Skype? and How? Example I want to bind a custom key in calling my friend, let say "cmd" + "0" or cmd + "9" . I'm ...
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How to configure Skype on MacOS to mute other programs (i.e., Pandora) when in a call?

I have heard that Skype can mute other programs during calls. I'm on MacOS. It does mute iTunes but it does not mute Pandora or other programs. Is there a way to fix this?
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Do you know of a browser that won't hog bandwidth?

Every time I use a browser when I'm on Skype, my Skype connection loses power and it's hard to hear the person on the other end of the call. Do you know of a Mac browser that won't hog up bandwidth ...
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How to use my Nikon DSLR with Skype on a Mac

I would like to use my Nikon D7000 on a Mac for Skype video calling. Is there a way to do this? There is a way, if I was using a Canon, but I'm not. And no need to tell me that there are webcams for ...
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Multiple Skype clients on Mac OS X?

How can I run multiple Skype clients on Mac OS X?
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Voicemails and using the webcam through Skype

I can't figure out how to listen to voicemails sent to me through Skype. I've read that I should go to history, but I can't find that. I'm on Skype for Mac 5.0.0.7994 I also can't see how to switch ...
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How can I create a group of contacts in Skype?

I can see my groups which was created earlier, but after I updated from Skype 5.0 to 5.1, I've lost ability to create new groups. Mac OS X 10.6.7 Skype 5.1.0.914 This question is not duplicate ...
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How can I create a group of contacts in Skype? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: create and save group in skype is possible? if yes,how? Mac OS X 10.6.7 Skype 5.1.0.914 I can see my groups which was created earlier, but after I updated from Skype ...
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1answer
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How to tell Skype on Mac that it is ok to open even though downloaded from Internet?

After rebooting my Macbook Pro, when I click Skype to open it, it says "This file has been downloaded from the Internet, are you sure you want to open it?" It doesn't give me the option "this ...
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1answer
626 views

Lock in Skype call screen

What is the significance of the little lock on the top of a Skype call screen on Mac OS X?
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Unable to find a disable button for pop-up bubbles in Skype 2.8.0.851

I'm still using 2.8.0.722 on my Mac while a friend has upgraded to 2.8.0.851. The newer version on her computer has pop-up bubbles for every chat message when the chat window is minimized. Neither of ...
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Skype version on Mac OS X 10.3.9 Panther

What is the last version of Skype that runs on a Mac OS X Panther 10.3.9 ? I've download a so called compatible version but it doesn't start. I've also heard that it can be a problem coming from ...