Send text messages (SMS)

Send text messages

Send text messages directly from Skype. Discover a quick, simple way to connect via SMS online (text messaging) anytime, anywhere with Skype. It’s especially a great value for texting abroad.

Easily send SMS messages online from the comfort of your keyboard with no more embarrassing autocorrect.

You’ll need Skype Credit to send text messages at really low rates.

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Get support for the SMS text feature

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