Instant Messaging with all of your friends
When you sign into Skype you now have all of your friends from Messenger, Facebook and Skype at your fingertips. Simply click on your friend and start chatting.
Instant messaging for every mood
When you chat on Skype you know you can always find a way to express how you really feel.
Share as much as you like
Send photos, videos and files of any size. Photos from your last trip? Send them in an instant. Simply drop or add the file into your chat.
Make Saturday plans with your friends one-to-one or catch up with the whole group, no matter where you are. *
All of your friends in one place with free video calling
Make crystal clear video calls on Skype and we won't charge you a thing. Not only can you video call your Messenger contacts on Skype, you can also video call your Facebook friends. Connecting your Skype account to Facebook is simple - find out how.
Upgrade from Messenger to Skype today
New to Skype? Our handy guide will teach you everything you need to know.
* Note: For group chats, all contacts need to be on Skype - group chats are not possible when some members are using Windows Live Messenger.