Join Doug Winnie for an in-depth discussion in this video Communicating over Skype, part of Up and Running with Xbox One.
With Xbox One, you can download and install…the Skype app to use your Kinect camera…to video chat with others using your Xbox.…Using Skype, you can use your Skype…or Microsoft account to text, audio or video chat…with others right from your living room.…So let's install the app…and get it set up with a new account.…So I'm logged in here with a new account…that I've created here on my Xbox.…To install app, let's go to the store.…I'll go down to apps and we'll go ahead and select Skype.…
Select install to download and install Skype…from the Xbox store.…With it installed, select launch to start it up.…Skype knows that I'm logged in with my Microsoft account,…so it's going to use my Microsoft account…to get everything set up and running with Skype.…If you have a different Skype account, select the…Use a Different Skype Account button at the bottom.…I'm going to use the one that it already knows.…Now, if you want, you can use the Kinect camera…to take a picture of you to add to your Skype ID.…
So I can take a picture here with the Kinect camera,…
- Connecting and powering up the Xbox One
- Working with games and apps
- Signing up for Xbox Live
- Using Xbox with your TV
- Controlling Xbox One with your voice
- Messaging friends
- Using OneDrive with Xbox One
Skill Level Appropriate for all
Q: This course was updated on 12/24/2014. What changed?
A: Five movies were added, covering the latest updates to Xbox One: updates to the Friends app, faster snapping for apps, the new Media Player app, and new features for Live TV.