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Skype for Windows desktop

Skype for Windows desktop

If you like to chat, work and do a lot more on your PC, then Skype for Windows desktop is the most powerful version for you.

Enjoy the fresh new look and feel of Skype for Windows. Here are just a few of the great things you can do:

  • Chat every day with free instant messages.
  • Share photos and see them inline, right in the chat.
  • See your family come together over a free group video call.
  • Switch between calling and messages--or do both at the same time.
  • Make low-cost calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines.

All you need to get started is Windows XP with SP3, Vista, 7, 8 or 8.1, a webcam for video calls and a microphone.

Get Skype for Windows desktop

Enjoy the fresh new look and feel of Skype for Windows. Here are just a few of the great things you can do:

  • Chat every day with free instant messages.
  • Share photos and see them inline, right in the chat.
  • See your family come together over a free group video call.
  • Switch between calling and messages--or do both at the same time.
  • Make low-cost calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines.

All you need to get started is Windows XP with SP3, Vista, 7, 8 or 8.1, a webcam for video calls and a microphone.

System requirements

Still need help? Visit support

Still need help? Visit support

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Skype for Windows desktop

Skype for Windows desktop

If you like to chat, work and do a lot more on your PC, then Skype for Windows desktop is the most powerful version for you.

Enjoy the fresh new look and feel of Skype for Windows. Here are just a few of the great things you can do:

  • Chat every day with free instant messages.
  • Share photos and see them inline, right in the chat.
  • See your family come together over a free group video call.
  • Switch between calling and messages--or do both at the same time.
  • Make low-cost calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines.

All you need to get started is Windows XP with SP3, Vista, 7, 8 or 8.1, a webcam for video calls and a microphone.

Get Skype for Windows desktop

Enjoy the fresh new look and feel of Skype for Windows. Here are just a few of the great things you can do:

  • Chat every day with free instant messages.
  • Share photos and see them inline, right in the chat.
  • See your family come together over a free group video call.
  • Switch between calling and messages--or do both at the same time.
  • Make low-cost calls and text messages to mobiles and landlines.

All you need to get started is Windows XP with SP3, Vista, 7, 8 or 8.1, a webcam for video calls and a microphone.

System requirements

Still need help? Visit support

Still need help? Visit support

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Switch between browsing the internet and making calls with just one click.

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