Skype now provides add-ins which allow you to quickly share content and tools such as videos, gifs, websites and much more. Learn how a wide variety of add-ins can be utilized when communicating on the Skype platform in this video.
- [Narrator] One final feature that I want to point out…in Skype is the new add in feature.…So if I'm on the Skype platform and I'm inside…of one of my contact's accounts, in this case…I'm in Toby Malina's account, so here I can do that…by going to my contacts and selecting that contact…and here it will show any call history we have…as well as videos or files that have been shared.…Now one thing we can do when in here is to obviously…type out a message, we can share files, transfer money,…do different things like that that we've already explored…but to the right of this we have this plus button…and if I click on it it brings up these add ins.…
Now this allows you to very quickly share things…like gifs or share music, share videos, share restaurant…recommendations, polls, things like that,…so if you check out some of these tools and content…I think you'll find them very useful.…For instance here if I were to go to one of them,…let's say here, GIPHY for sharing different gifs,…I can do that and share them on my account.…
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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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