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How to enable unread Skype message counter on Mac

When I used Ubuntu or Windows it was very comfortable to see count of unread skype messages in the system tray. Bun here, in the MacOS, I can't find how to enable this nice option. The only what I can ...
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1answer
236 views

Skype: see who's talking

Running Skype 6.15.330 on OSX 10.8. During a conference call, if I onhover and keep moving the mouse cursor, I can see the names of the people and they become blue when they're talking. Is there any ...
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Disable file sharing in Skype

I am unable to find a way to disable file sharing option for Skype in Ubuntu, I did do it for windows by using registry editor. I would like to know if there is a way to do this in Ubuntu and Mac OS ...
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1answer
123 views

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 do I edit OSX Skype's default window size and starting location?

I'm running OSX Skype and have two displays. When I double click a contact so their window separates from the main Skype window, I always have to drag the corner to resize it smaller, move it the ...
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361 views

OSX accessibility: Allow Skype to control your computer

This question is related to another question: "Google Software Update would like to control this computer..." What? only I'd like to know why Skype would like access to control my computer? ...
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1answer
118 views

Delete skype name from mac

Ok. So my question is little different. Actually, I successfully removed all skype names from Skype folder. But I made an instance of skype (let's called it second instance) using sudo ...
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102 views

Is there a way to fix mac skype from freezing when you have years of group chat history?

I am a mac skype power user meaning I've been using skype for my job for the past 7 years. I'm in dozens of many-member group chats. The history of these chats goes back 7 years. Some of the group ...
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1answer
623 views

How to block HTTP and HTTPS ports in Skype for OS X

How I can configure Skype on OSX to not use port 80? In the Windows version of Skype, you can configure the main port (80 by default) and the alternative (443 by default). Windows Options ...
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280 views

Skype video turns off

I've been having a problem with Skype on a Mac System running 10.8. Whenever I start a video call with a contact, my video feed turns itself off after various amounts of time. The option to turn the ...
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2answers
345 views

Skype: Decode time stamps

I'm trying to extract the chat history between myself and my SO on Skype for OSX. I've managed to pull out the information and strip out the unnecessary XML formatting with the following command: ...
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2answers
891 views

How can I uninstall Call Recorder for Skype if I don't know the location of the uninstaller?

Someone has already asked this: How can I uninstall call recorder for Skype? and the answer is to use the disk image uninstaller. The same (terse) advice is given in the official Call Recorder FAQ. ...
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2answers
465 views

How to increase the font size for Skype on OS X?

I want to increase the font size and save that setting so that next time I don't have to do it again. There is option to change the font size that is displayed for a user – but how can I make it a ...
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1answer
833 views

Skype - Is there a keyboard shortcut to answer a call?

Is there a keyboard shortcut for Skype (preferably for OSX) which allows me to answer the call? Or do I have to click the green button on the popup Incoming Call window? I've tried to make an OSX ...
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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 ...
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1answer
736 views

Make Skype window on a Mac smaller

There's a similar question out there, but it's for Windows and the answer is not applicable. Right now, the minimum Skype window size on a Mac is about 2/5ths of my screen. That's a lot of real ...
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1answer
135 views

Outputting and Inputting audio from two headsets on OSX 10.6

Is there any software or tool that will allow me to use two headsets (both logitech), effectively as one device? Both work on their own, and I tried creating an aggregate device, but when I try to use ...
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1answer
129 views

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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1answer
2k views

Way of hearing myself in my headphones when talking on Skype? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there a way to listen to the input sound on Mac OS X? Is there a way of hearing myself in my headphones when talking on Skype? Essentially intentional feedback. The ...
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1answer
233 views

Operating Skype from the keyboard in OS X

I have a Mac, and I would like to operate Skype from the keyboard. Is there any site with shortcuts summarized? Or can someone publish them here? I'm interested in stuff like bringing Skype up with ...
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1answer
5k views

Why is my Skype menu bar icon black?

I noticed one day that the Skype icon in my Mac OS X menu bar was black. Skype notes when I'm online, but what specifically does the black color indicate?
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0answers
98 views

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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93 views

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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1answer
2k views

How do I stop the Skype dialpad from popping up?

Every time I do anything on Skype, open up a contact for chatting, or talking, or many other actions, the dialpad pops up: It's particularly problematic when I start chatting, because I double ...
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2answers
450 views

Address Book contacts in Skype

Why do some of my Address Book contacts show up in Skype, but not others? I would give more info but I haven't been able to find a pattern.
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2answers
5k views

Is there a way to export chat history in Skype 5.2.x for OS X?

I'm currently running 5.2.x on OS X 10.6.8 and I need to some deep searching of the past history in a conversation with a colleague. Skype tells me the term I'm looking for is in the long-running chat ...
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4answers
1k views

How to stop Skype (Mac) from asking if I *really* want to close it?

At the end of each workday, I shut down my computer. My instinct is to hit ⌃, ⌥, ⌘, ⏏, switch off the monitors and walk away. However, Skype will prevent system shutdown by asking: Of course, ...
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6answers
15k views

Multiple Skype clients on Mac OS X?

How can I run multiple Skype clients on Mac OS X?
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2answers
3k views

How can I limit Skype Growl notifications to specific users?

Is there any way to limit Skype Growl notifications to specific users? I don't care about when everyone in my friend list is going online or offline, especially when that thing happens when they go ...
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1answer
47 views

How to stop skype from autostarting when rebooting osx

How do i stop skype from autostarting when rebooting osx?
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1answer
818 views

Are there any third party Skype chat log viewers for the mac?

According to this question, Skype's chat history viewer is limited - it won't show chats for users no longer in your contact list, cannot allow for search, and generally is not as useful when you're, ...
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2answers
901 views

Problem with macbook pro default iSight(built-in iSight)

I have many trouble with my iSight, in skype in show green video instead of my video, in "image capture" iSight was not recogonized , just it was recognized in "photo Booth". When I wanted to switch ...
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3answers
1k views

Recording Skype conference calls on OSX?

I am looking for an open-source way to generate an audio record of Skype conference calls under OSX 10.5 or higher.
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1answer
199 views

Set “Away” Status on Several Apps at Once

This question is slightly born out of laziness, but here goes anyway. I use the following apps on OSX: Skype Adium Linkinus On each, I have an automated status change that triggers after being ...
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638 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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Using built-in camcorder microphone with Skype on OS X

I have a MacMini. I want to use it for video calling with Skype. Rather than buying a new webcam I have managed to set-up my Sony Handycam as a webcam by connecting it to the Mac with a Firewire ...
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1answer
1k views

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 ...
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Viewing the full Skype chat history

I have Skype 2.8 on Mac OS X 10.5.8. Under the the chat menu is an option called "Recent Chats". This allows me to see logs of recent chats, but not of older ones. I know the older ones are ...
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Problem with Skype in Snow Leopard

Ever since I upgraded my MacBook Pro from Leopard to Snow Leopard I have always had problems with Skype. When I start a video chat, Skype tells me that my camera is not installed on the machine (even ...
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Key to mute my Skype mic?

I'm using a Mac. Is there a keyboard shortcut for muting the mic during a call? I can't find one, and I often need to toggle mute/unmute. Clicking the button on the Skype interface is very ...