Communicate with contacts Use Skype Windows 8.1


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Communicating with contacts using Skype

When it comes to communicating with your contacts and other people here in Windows 8.1, you might want to instant message them. You might want to have a phone call, or even a video chat with them. Well, there's one tool that allows you to do all three of those things here in Windows 8.1. It's now included. The free version of Skype which is now owned by Microsoft. We're going to take a look at it next. If you're already logged in to your Windows Live account like I am, or using some other Microsoft account, you'll have access to your Skype account which is included.

Clicking this tile will take you to your Start screen. If you're not logged, or if you've never done this before, you might be prompted to provide some Skype credentials. If you already had a Skype account, for example, you could use that, or you can create a new account. But once you got through those steps, this is what you see, the Start screen. Over here on the left hand side, we see the Skype logo and a butto...

Communicating with contacts using Skype
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Communicating with contacts using Skype provides you with in-depth training on Business. Taught by David Rivers as part of the Windows 8.1 Essential Training

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Business
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