In this Skype tutorial you will learn how to install Skype, the popular VoIP software.
If you do not have Skype
, download it:
Skype for Windows
Skype for Mac
Skype for iPhone
Skype for iPad
Skype for Android
Skype for Linux
Launch the installation. Once the installation is completed, a window will open and ask you to connect. This is the time to create your account. In the window asking you to connect, click on Create an account
, which will take you to the window shown below:
Once the installation is completed, choose to sign in with an existing Skype account or with a Microsoft account (Messenger, Hotmail or Outlook account):
Creating a Skype account
Once Skype is installed, run it and click Create an account
. Then, just fill in the required fields:
Note that MSN has been withdrawn and may no longer be used in conjonction with Skype.
Make sure you do not have any personal web server
such as Wamp Server
launched in the background, as this could interfere with Skype.
Original article published by Destrio5
. Translated by jak58
. - Latest update by ibero.modo