Adding contacts to your Skype account allows you to quickly connect with them in order to communicate and collaborate. Search for contacts using their Skype username, email address, phone number or other information.
- [Instructor] In this video,…we'll take a look at how to add contacts…to our Skype account,…so that we can easily locate people's accounts…and then communicate with them.…Now, I want to take a look at how to add contacts…using both the web-based and desktop version.…And I'll show you why.…First, let's take a look at the web-based version.…So, here I'm in my web-based version of Skype,…and the easiest way to add contacts here…is to go ahead in the top left, and click on the gear icon,…and then under Settings, I'm going to select Contacts.…
Now, first at the top, it shows how people can find you.…So they can find you using your Skype name,…and then also your email address.…Below this, you can decide…whether you want people to be able to find you…with your phone number.…So, if I wanted to, I could enable this feature.…In this case, I'm not going to.…Below this is what I want to show you.…And here is where you can automatically add friends…by giving Skype access to one of your address lists.…At the time of this recording,…
- Creating a Skype account
- Adding contacts
- Making video and audio-only calls
- Sharing your screen
- Messaging with Skype
- Making calls to mobile phones and landlines
- Using Skype Translator
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introduction to Skype
2. Skype Calls
3. More Ways to Make Skype Calls
4. Advanced Features
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