Skype Blogs

News, stories, and updates from Skype

What is Skype Anyway?

Welcome to the post where the questions aren’t made up and the answers really do matter. In recent posts I’ve been looking into some questions we hear often at Skype. I’ve talked about Skype status, when you can (and can’t) make video calls, and the best ways to navigate around Skype Support. You probably won’t … Read more

PC Camera Issues Solved with Skype Settings

New computers – like new cars – often have a few kinks to work out on the path toward optimal performance. While it can become a long and torturous process to resolving hardware issues, sometimes there are ingenious workarounds involving Skype. Recently we’ve seen chatter about camera issues with some types of PC laptops popular … Read more

Was sind Tastenkürzel und wie nutzt man sie bei Skype?

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Tastenkürzel sind nicht nur praktisch, sie sparen auch noch Zeit. Gemeint sind damit bestimmte Tastenkombinationen, die vorher gespeicherte Befehle ausführen. Wer kennt nicht Alt-F4, oder Strg-Alt-Entf, wenn gar nichts mehr geht. Natürlich gibt es auch bei Skype die Möglichkeit, Tastenkürzel zu aktivieren. Tastenkürzel gibt es zum Beispiel für: Einen Anruf beantworten Einen Anruf mit Video … Read more

Mac-simizing your Skype experience

Are you getting the most out of Skype on your Mac? We are now updating Skype for Mac every month with new features and quality improvements. While we keep adding new features and making your experience better, we also get questions around how to make Skype more custom to how you want to use it. … Read more