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1answer
53 views

About skype chat history

I asked skype to delete 2 weeks of chat history from just one contact and skype deleted it all from all contacts. There is no more any history saved. I am very frustrated because I wanted all the ...
0
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0answers
216 views

How to login with Microsoft Account on Skype while logged in as a non administrator user

I'm experiencing problems trying to login in Skype using my Microsoft Account. Whenever I click the Windows Account login option, Skype freezes. I noticed this only happens when I'm logged in Windows ...
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1answer
1k views

Disable Skype “Click-to-Call” add-in from IE only

On updating skype, "Click-to-Call" add-in is installed on windwos XP. I disable that add-in by following criteria on this link. But, when next time computer is started/re-started this add-in is ...
0
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1answer
394 views

Wake on LAN/VoIP for Skype use?

I'm surprised I can't find this anywhere, but is it possible to have a sleeping PC wake up when a Skype call comes in? If so, how to set it up? Using XP.
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3answers
634 views

How to screenshot in skype?

How do you take screenshot in skype? I mean a normal screenshot, not the video screenshot.I am using version, 6.0.0.126
3
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1answer
95 views

Is it possible to share Skype's profile across OSs?

in my machine I have two Windows OSs plus a Linux based one and I have Skype in them all. I don't mind Linux because there software is already different, but I wanted to sync my profile between both ...
0
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1answer
558 views

Skype is not connecting for some user accounts

I have a Windows XP system and installed the latest version of Skype 5.8 on this. when I connect this through administrator account on domain then it works fine but when I connect this via another ...
0
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1answer
653 views

Skype does not disappear from task manager after ending session

Why sometimes when I click exit Skype it closes but it's in task manager eating my RAM? Process don't eat. I mean it wont use CPU cycles and wont take more/less RAM. Process takes about 150 mb. ...
3
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1answer
308 views

Skype dial out shortcut

I've created shortcut on desktop which looks like this "C:\Program Files\Skype\Phone\Skype.exe" "/callto:echo123" However, whenever I run the shortcut I have firefox open with Launch Application ...
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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 ...
5
votes
1answer
397 views

Why doesn't Skype want to turn on?

What's the problem with Skype that doesn't want to turn on? So yes, I have installed Skype and when I run it it shows up as normal but at the point that it is logged in the process suddenly ...
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1answer
796 views

Skype video makes my PC super slow

I am a regular user of skype video calls. I have a very fast quad core PC with 4GB of ram. My machine has run perfectly well with skype till now. Now as soon as I start a video call, my PC becomes ...
2
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3answers
208 views

Good Video chatting application

Skype eats too much CPU while video chatting (about 100%). I am not sure it's due to the camera driver or Skype. What is a light resource drain video chatting application, please? OS: Windows XP SP3. ...
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1answer
1k views

Installation of Skype is blocked

On my office laptop running on XP, installation of Skype is blocked. Also I'm not able to download the software from internet. So I downloaded the software from a different machine and tried copying ...
2
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1answer
2k views

How to reduce memory consumption of Skype? [closed]

I only use Skype for text and audio sometimes. It takes approximately 15 MB of memory. Can I reduce this with any settings or optimizations?
3
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3answers
2k views

My computer keeps restart when accept Skype call

I'm using latest Skype version (4.2) on Windows XP SP3 My computer keeps restart when I click "Accept" button on Skype call Windows Update is running and I've already installed all updates What's ...
2
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4answers
24k views

How to hide(not remove) any contact from Skype list?

How to hide(not remove) any contact from Skype list? I just want to hide the user from list don't want to remove contact of that user permanently. Same like "Never Show" option in gmail. I just want ...
2
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4answers
5k views

Skype changing mic selection - constantly

I'm on a laptop with Windows XP, and Skype has been giving me weird problems. Whenever I open it up, I have found it auto-selects the wrong microphone input "microphone" instead of front mic, assuming ...