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

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Can a person I sent messages on Skype but it is not in my skype contact see when I was online and when I was last time online [closed]

I sent some messages and contact request which is deleted i guess, to this one person, can that person see when I was online or timestamp when I was online last time on Skype. So Im not on his contact ...
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How to redirect text-to-speech output to microphone input in Windows?

I have a lot of social anxiety involving my voice and would like to reply back to people in Skype/TeamSpeak/Discord. Using text chat isn't always an option because the people I talk to don't often ...
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Skype for Business - Disable “ESC” Keyboard Shortcut

Someone asked this question already but regarding CTRL+ENTER shortcut (OR Ctrl+Shift+Enter). (Post here) I wanted to follow up on there but i don't have enough reputation, so here goes: In Skype for ...
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Incoming connections to Skype in 50656 and 45623 ports

I've seen many attemps connections from different and unknown IP's to my mac computers (two different Macs) to 45623 and 50656 ports. Little Snitch says it's trying to connect to Skype but I can't ...
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Why are Skype messages showing up out of order?

Recently, I saw a one-line Skype message dated 7:36 AM. I saw and responded to this message with one line at 9:39 AM. The other person wrote three lines back again in the early afternoon, which I did ...
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Cannot Change Sound Input, Runtime Error rundll.exe

After trying to pip my audio into skype so people can hear my sound, (Using this tutorial: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDQxqD2N8yQ) I now cannot set my default recording device. When I try to I ...
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Problems with opening pictures on Skype

For some reason, when ever someone sends me a picture on Skype, I can click it once to make the image visible, but if i click it again to open the picture a pop up appears telling me this word for ...
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How to completely remove Skype add-ons

The question is pretty self explanatory I believe but I'd like to clarify something. I know how to remove the add-ons from appearing. The problem is that after I remove them the extremely annoying ...
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wireless broadband (dongle) suitable for Skype?

I am an "oldie" (but goodie) ... new to computers ... have been asked to use Skype by the family . I am windows 7 32 bit ... 2 gig machine Asus Laptop... I did a speed test . Ping ..99ms ... Download ...
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How to download skype video message from the cloud?

I need to forward a video message from a contact to another contact. Skype (v. 7.14.85.106) gives me this link which opens in a browser window. After examining the streams through Chrome's network ...
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Can I get Skype to not crop pictures I post?

Whenever I post a picture on Skype from my hard drive it always crops it to a 3:4 ratio. Is there any way to get it to show the whole picture?
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How do I get rid of a skype groups that I'm no longer part of?

I was an admin in some of them, for the others I was just a member but all the participants already left. The said groups are still searchable and i can see them in my contacts
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How do I permanently delete Skype groups I've left?

I have several defunct Skype groups of which I am/was an admin. I've already kicked the members and for some of them, left the group myself. However, I still see the groups on my contact list. I've ...
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How can I send a single message to multiple services at once (Email, Skype, Twitter, etc)? [closed]

I'd like to be able to notify my friends when I'm about to stream live. The problem is that there isn't really one messaging service that they all use. Some use Twitter, some only go on Skype or ...
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Skype for Ubuntu - pictures sharing broken

I am using Ubuntu 15.10 x64 and have skype 4.3.0.37. It is a well-known issue that with this old version all pictures sent by the other party are received as links like this: ...
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How to get rid of Skype for Business? [duplicate]

How do I uninstall ? I don't remember having installed it and it doesn't even work: There is no entry under Programs and Features in the Control Panel: I also checked the my Microsoft Office ...
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Skype for business group calls (HD and non HD) possible with online plan 1?

I think about using Skype for business in our company. After comparing their licensing models I came across one feature which is called "Group HD video calling" which is obviously not possible with ...
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Block hotkeys in a specific program (Skype)

I am looking for a way to block hotkeys built-in a specific program – in my case it's Skype. See, Skype has some built-in hotkeys which are un-reassignable, i.e. rAlt + R that calls a contact. This ...
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How to disable the option for deleting and editing from Skype

I want to disable the option in Skype to prevent anyone from editing or deleting messages in my company's network. We are using Windows 7. And, we also have Cyberoam in our network Firewall. Does ...
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How i can restore my skype chat history after system reinstallation?

Is there way to restore skype chat history after system reinstallation or history cleaning? I'm running Ubuntu 14.04.
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Random microphone crackles

I have recently experienced some problems with my microphone. When I play in a game, my microphone randomly starts crackling. As far as I know this happens cross-platform (Skype, TS), and haven't ...
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Broken icon of Skype in the Windows 7 taskbar [duplicate]

Usually, I have Skype pinned to the taskbar on Windows 7 and its icon prints normally. For a few days, this icon has seemed broken/not found : If I un-pin the program from the taskbar, the icon ...
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Photoshop can not open screenshots from Skype

I am using Photoshop CC 2015 on my PC and also Skype. Whenever someone shares a screenshot ( Alt PrintScreen then paste into chat ) with me via Skype, I have to go ahead and save is in my personal ...
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How can I auto-reply with skype only to certain messages?

Commonly at work I return from being away to a rather useful message on Skype: hi Once such a greeting is returned the individual will continue with what they're actually looking for, but until ...
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How can I uninstall skype for business?

I would like to keep "normal" Skype installed. I have seen many options for "disabling" it such that it doesn't start online, but is there any way to simply uninstall it completely? edit: thanks to ...
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Using Voicemeeter to stream game audio through Skype

I'm looking to share a game with friends over Skype. Skype provides the voice chat and screen share functionalities natively, but has no way to capture game sound. After some digging, I found this ...
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How do we uninstall windows store apps under Windows 10?

I'm having a heck of a time uninstalling some Windows Store apps. It has become a pain point because the operating system is basically lying to me. Its telling me it has uninstalled the app and then ...
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When in voice call and mic is active my headset has severely reduced quality

I have a steel series Siberia headset and the sound quality is great when I'm not in any sort of VOIP call. Once my mic is active though, even when the option to listen to the mic when I speak, the ...
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Check installed MS Lync version from the registry

To check the version of outlook that is installed, we have a nice 'centralized' registry key: HKCR\Outlook.Application\CurVer = "Outlook.Application.XX" By 'centralized', I mean that the key's path ...
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Delete old Skype contact data from Windows 8

How do I delete the Skype contact user list from the Windows contact list when they are no longer in my Skype contact list? I tried the standard way. Windows 8 said to do it but I could not find the ...
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Is it possible to combine two audio sources from my PC into one audio source?

I would like to combine an audio source (like stereo mix) and my microphone into one single audio source which can then be used as a microphone is a program such as Skype. So in essence I would like ...
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Hangouts does not use HD mode for video - but Skype does

I'm using Hangouts with Chrome on Ubuntu. When I do a video chat with my "Logitech Quickcam Pro for Notebooks" I notice that the video is not wide-angle and not HD quality. When I use Skype instead, ...
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Is it safe to delete the Skype entry in PATH?

Skype installer adds this directory to the PATH environment variable: C:\Program Files (x86)\Skype\Phone This is frustrating, my PATH is already cluttered enough. So, I tried removing this entry, ...
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Port 80 used by Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0

The port 80 is used by Microsoft-HTTPAPI/2.0 and cannot be stopped. I have tried many solutions, but no one worked. Here is what I have done. Also, here is what is on the page : Not Found HTTP Error ...
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Get rid of the “Your conversation is all set up” message

In Skype, during every call there is this incredibly annoying message that permanently sits on the right hand side: Every 2 seconds the face smiles, blinks and waves. It's insanely obnoxious. Is ...
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How to build a “skype” window (standing connection)

I'm looking to build a sort of window between two offices separated by... oh, I don't know, a couple of oceans, mountain ranges etc... The idea is to keep a team connected by placing an always-on ...
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Skype for Business & Lync 2010 Compatibility

I am looking at upgrading to Skype for Business (which is part of Office 2016) with my MSDN license at work. Currently we are using the 2010 version of Lync Server. Will Skype for Business connect to ...
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Restoring contact groups in Skype for Linux

I just discovered that all my skype "Contact Groups" have suddenly disappeared. I wonder if they are stored centrally on the Microsoft's servers and what I can do to restore them. I'm using Skype ...
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Close alerts for specific chat or user in skype?

How can I close alerts for specific chat or user in skype? I am trying with typing /alertsoff but this command close all skype alerts, globally for all chats.
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Skype Starts with the Console

I use Linux Mind Debian Edition 2 'Betsy.' I used the wiki to install skype. Now, skype opens whenever I open the terminal. Skype closes upon closing the console. The console is useless until I open ...
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How to make Skype ring on all connected devices?

I've heard that Skype has a "feature" where if you are connected on multiple devices and someone calls you, it guesses which device it thinks you are closest to, and then only that one device rings. ...
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Skype font size too big after changing it on HiDPI display

I'm using Skype 7.131. I'm using Windows 10, refreshed two days ago, meaning I haven't touched compatibility settings or anything I could've forgotten about. I have a HiDPI display, set to 225% ...
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IP adresses recognized as phone numbers by Microsoft Edge

I have a web page with IP addresses which are text. And Microsoft Edge recognizes some of them as phone numbers. How can I disable this thing from Microsoft Edge?
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Make Skype for Business less horrible-looking?

At my new job, we use Skype for Business (SfB). As a chat client, it works sort of okay (although there are things such as the chat history* that are too simplistic or harder to get to than they ...
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Skype - Unable to receive group chat messages

My Skype is working almost completely. I can send files, make and receive calls and chats normally. However, I don't receive messages from chat groups that have been created recently. What I have ...
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Tor, i2p good extensions for browser, improve usage

I need some information about TOR / i2p. The thing is: my use is totally for privacy. For freedom. And I know that some stuff can deanonymize the user of the onion network, such as Flash or Java ...
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How to keep Skype open on multiple virtual desktops on Windows 10

I am using Windows' 10 new virtual desktop feature (which is neat). Now, I have Skype running on the virtual desktop 1 and switch over to virtual desktop 2. Whenever I get a new message and try to ...
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Skype 443 port filtered

I have Skype installed on a Windows but I'm after a FW 443 port that has the filtering and Skype not working. Apparently it seems that outbound traffic is not working. Is there any way for Skype to ...
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Remove Skype completely [duplicate]

I was trying to update Skype and it gave me this message I went to Programs and Features to uninstall it, but I couldn't find 'Skype' in the list. I deleted the Skype directory manually in Program ...
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Can log into Skype web but not into Skype on my PC… what's going on?

I've recently installed Microsoft Windows Live Essentials 2012 and as a result of this it appears that the version of Skype I've installed has now been merged with my Microsoft MSN Messenger account ...