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Skype 7.1 for Mac

Today we’re releasing Skype 7.1 for Mac, which now supports OS X 10.10 Yosemite. The full list of features and fixes include:



  • Mac OSX 10.10 Yosemite support
  • Enhanced group profile- making it easier to copy a link or to leave a group conversation


Fixed Issues

Category Description
Application Crash on video calls on Yosemite
Application Skype crashes when sending contacts from search results


Known Issue

Category Description Workaround
Calling Cannot initiate calls from phone number buttons in contact profile Make calls using the voice call button
Account When opening a conversation that has a contact sent to it and then sign out, the client stalls and is non-responsive Switch to a different conversation and then sign out

If you haven’t already, download the new Skype for Mac now and take a look at the new experience yourself. We really hope you enjoy the update. To share your feedback or to get the latest news and tips, please follow us on Twitter and Facebook, and join us on the Skype Community.

 Note: Skype 7.1 for Mac requires Mac OS X 10.9 or above.


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