Simple, hassle free meetings on Skype

15/01/2020 | Skype Blogs | Meet Now

We are proud to bring you Meet Now experience on Skype! Set up your call and invite both Skype and external users in as little as 2 clicks. Skype enables a simple hassle-free meeting experience that you can rely on to get business done! Meet Now is perfect for your conference calls, webinars or work interviews!  

What is Meet now?

Meet Now is an easy solution for online meetings. We provide you with a meeting link you can share with whoever you want and join on Skype app or Skype online. You don’t even need to log in. Just use the option to join as a guest and start your meetings.

How does it work in Skype app? 

Simply generate your unique call link and share with anyone. Friends, family or colleagues can use this URL to meet with you with no sign ups or downloads required, making it even easier to collaborate and talk over Skype. And the best part? It’s all free! Enjoy Skype calling features with up to 50 people for free over all supported platforms without the need to sign up or download the app.     

How to create a Meet Now link? 

Simply log into your Skype account and click the “Meet Now” button on your chat or calls tab in both mobile and desktop.  

Create Meet Now link and Share on Outlook

Showing Meet Now creation flow via the Skype app 

How to join a Meet Now using shared link 

Open the link on any device with Skype app previously installed. Our unique link will open your installed Skype app on any device. Even if you're not signed in, you can join the call as a guest. If you don't have the Skype app on your desktop, you can still access Meet Now on Skype for Web. Join online meeting as a guest or sign in.

Access conversations after your online meeting

You can access the Meet Now link at any time you need it. Call recordings are stored for up to 30 days and media shared in the chat even longer. If you join as a guest your guest account will expire after 24 hours but you can still access the link and all the history of the chat.

Join a Meet Now call as a guest

Showing Meet Now join flow via the guest account

How does it work on the web?

Skype had made it even easier for you to host a call. Simply go to Meet Now page, generate a free meeting link, and share the link with your friends and family. No accounts required, no sign up needed. Enjoy all Skype features for free - it's that easy!

Create a Meet Now link on web and share with Outlook

Showing how to create and host a free meeting via webpage. To join, simply click the join link and  join via a guest account or your Skype app. 

Name your meeting

You can set a name for your meeting right from the start. This way you can make your meetings even more personalized and organized.