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0answers
73 views

Skype “notify me only” on some emoticon

In Skype Conversation Settings, there is an option to "Notify me only if these words are mentioned" ("Enter single words separated by spaces"). However, this does not work for me if I enter (*), the ...
0
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1answer
405 views

How can I turn off Skype notifications to others when I go online?

How can I turn off Skype's notification of "is online", which is visible to other online members when log in? Is it possible to do that at all?
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0answers
160 views

Skype notifications repeat themselves endlessly

For some notifications Skype gives me, even after I close them and mark them as read, they come back again the next day. Even after several weeks, notifications of the same event keep on appearing ...
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1answer
1k views

Disable unread count in the Skype dock icon

Is there anyway to disable the unread count in the Skype dock icon? I don't want want to use the Mark unread messages as read immediately option, since I want to see what I missed when I switch back ...
7
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6answers
8k views

How to get better Skype notifications in Ubuntu?

In Ubuntu, I want to be notified in a customizable way when someone speaks in a Skype conversation (but not in group Chat 'channels'). The problem is: I have lots of windows open, so I often don't ...
0
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1answer
585 views

Skype doesn't show notifications

Suddenly, my Skype (ver: 5.0.0.105) doesn't show notifications when other someone starts a chat with me although I've set configuration to do that. This make me lose some important conversations. I've ...
0
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1answer
663 views

skype notifications not working

My notifications in skype are not working when someone sends me a message. They do work for the first message, so it is not a general problem with the notifications. How can I fix this? All options ...
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1answer
654 views

Cannot re-enable sound notifications for Skype on Windows 7 SP1

I've tried to reset everything related to sounds/notifications to default configuration. My Skype on Windows 7 seems to be muted since the last time I set it to be so - i.e. when it keeps popping up ...
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1answer
1k views

How to get rid of Skype old receive notification?

I'm using same Skype account @work and @home. Problem is after I got home from work, "Home-Skype" receives all messages I exchanged with my contacts from someone's skype archive, and I all these ...
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2answers
2k views

Make notifications of Skype messages more attention-grabbing

We use Skype chat at work. I'm finding that I don't notice when people send a message to me. The only notification is a tiny little bouncing bubble in the tray. I have three monitors, and the tray is ...
4
votes
2answers
2k views

Can I place my Skype notifications on my secondary monitor?

I've just upgraded my Skype to version 5. I get the new notifications in the top right of my primary monitor. My main Skype window is always on my secondary monitor. I had a look at the options... ...
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0answers
427 views

Unreliable notification of Skype chat messages

I use Skype to chat with a relative and sometimes I get proper notification (highlighted icon + sound) when she writes me something, but other times there is no notification at all, no sound, no popup ...
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2answers
5k views

How can I get Skype to not stay minimized in the task bar?

Since two or three updates Skype insists taking up a taskbar slot for its main window (I set it to use the “Compact View”, but it applies to the default view as well). Since I don't need the main ...