Today we have released a new version of Skype for Mac.
New features and improvements in Skype 6.2 for Mac include:
- eGifting: Skype users can now send a gift of credit to anyone they care about on their birthday
- One-way SMS without verifying your mobile number
eGifting: Send a gift of credit to anyone on their birthday
When you get a birthday notification you can choose to gift someone with credit on their birthday. They can use the credit to call you or anyone they care about, at any time.
One-way SMS without verifying your mobile number
Now you can send one-way SMS without having to add and verify your mobile number.
|Account||Skype credit amount is now identical between Skype and account window|
|File transfer||Progress bar will disappear after completion when downloading multiple files selectively|
|Preferences||Skype quits normally with Audio/Video preferences open|
|Sign in/out||Skype does not hang when signing out with Facebook account|
|Contact||Messenger contacts will not be displayed in Skype contact group|
|Screen Sharing||Free users attempting to screen share while sending video, can now screen share immediately after pressing ‘Continue with free call’ button in Premium Upsell window|
|Generic||Crash can occur on login if user has non-Retina external display on Retina macbook||
Fix is in progress for next release
|Sign in/out||Crash occurs when login if “Call Recorder” software is installed||Call Recorder users should update to the latest version to prevent Skype crashes|