Instant messaging

Instant messaging

No matter where you are, your friends are at your fingertips with instant messaging on Skype.

IM your Saturday night plans with the gang, catch up with your family, or send an instant message to a colleague for free – from virtually anywhere.

Skype instant messenger makes staying in touch simple. Get started today and discover our new emoticons and Mojis too.

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No emergency calls with Skype
Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling