Skype for Outlook - video chat and call from your inbox

Skype for Outlook.com

Go from chat to video in just one click, right from your inbox.

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Why you'll love Skype in your Outlook.com inbox

Chat

Keep up with all your friends from Skype, Messenger and Google — instantly.

Video

Talk to friends and loved ones in stunning HD video with just one click.

Voice

Go from reading "LOL" to hearing him laugh out loud with a quick voice call.

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More about Outlook.com

Keep friends close by

Check friends’ status updates, profile pictures and tweets while you email them.

Share it all, fast

Outlook.com links with OneDrive so it’s super easy to share lots of photos or even large files in the cloud.

Do more, for less

Open and edit Word, Excel and PowerPoint files right from your inbox for free with Office Web Apps.

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