Adding contacts to your Skype account allows you to quickly connect with them in order to communicate and collaborate. Learn about searching for contacts using their Skype username, email address, phone number or other information in this video.
- [Instructor] In this video, let's take a look at…how to add contacts to your Skype account.…If there's someone you want to communicate with,…you're going to want to add them…to your account as a contact.…Now, in order to access my contacts from the…desktop application, I can go to the upper left,…and here I have my profile settings, if I click there.…Down below this though, we have four icons,…one for chats, calls, contacts, and notifications.…I'm going to click on contacts.…And here you can see that I have…three contacts already in my account.…That's because they were there by default,…so it's Cortana, the sound testing service,…as well as Skype Translator.…
However, I haven't added any people yet.…So I wanna go in and add a contact in.…I can do this by going to the top here…and clicking on plus contact.…I'll do that, and then select Add New Contact.…Now from here, in the pop-up box,…I can either enter the person's Skype name,…their email address, or phone number.…Now if I began to type the person's name,…you'll notice here that several people generate,…
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- Creating a Skype account
- Adding contacts
- Making video and audio-only calls
- Sharing your screen
- Recording calls
- Messaging with Skype
- Making calls to mobile phones and landlines
Skill Level Beginner
1. Introduction to Skype
2. Skype Calls
3. Additional Ways to Utilize Skype
4. Advanced Features
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