Skype allows you to send SMS messages for a flat rate cost depending on the country. This provides a great way to communicate by sending international SMS text messages.
- [Instructor] In the previous video, we took a look…at how to use Skype to make a call…to a mobile phone or landline.…In this video, let's check out how you can…use Skype to send an SMS text message.…Now first of all, if I want to send a text message,…I need to click on the contact…that I want to send it to.…Now down here at the bottom,…we can send a message through Skype.…In other words, if they're using Skype,…we can send a message to them for free.…But if they're not on Skype,…we can send a message through an SMS text message.…I can do that by clicking here…where it says via Skype.…
I'll click on Skype, and then you can see…that it says SMS mobile, and a phone number.…This is because I have Christen's phone number…as part of her contact.…Now, if you don't, you're going to have to add…someone's phone number in there…before you'll be able to send that text message…to their phone.…Here I'll select SMS mobile,…and then in here, I can say,…Hello Christen.…Are we still meeting at 8:30?…And I can click Send to send a text message.…
- 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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