Skype credit, or a subscription, can be purchased from within your Skype account. In this video, discover how this allows you to take advantage of the Skype phone features for placing low-cost international calls or SMS text messages.
- [Instructor] In this chapter, we'll take a look…at another way to use Skype and that is as a platform…in which you can make and receive calls…to mobile phones and landlines.…If you use it for this, you'll need either Skype credit…or a Skype subscription.…Now, there's a couple ways that you can go about it.…First of all, from my Skype account,…I can go to the top left and click on the three dots icon.…From here, I'll select Settings…and this brings us to our Settings page.…The top tab is for Account & Profile…and if I scroll down a bit,…you'll notice that one of them is Skype to Phone…and to the right of this, I can add funds.…
I'm going to click on Add Funds…and it brings up this pop-up,…which allows us here to either purchase Skype credit…or a subscription.…Now credit is where you can use the money as needed…and the subscriptions are monthly plans…that you can use to pay a certain amount…and then get minutes for calling either landlines…or landlines and mobile lines.…In this case right here,…I would wanna purchase Skype credit.…
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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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