Skype for Android - Phone Number Discoverability

September 2016

You have recently installed the Skype app on your Android smartphone and want to get the best out of it? Did you know that the app can search your address book and automatically add the contacts who are also on Skype?

No complex manipulation is required; all you need to do is to verify your phone number:

Open the Skype app and tap on More > Settings. Go to the Privacy section > Manage how people find me:


Tap on Add a phone number:


Follow the onscreen procedure and add your phone number. A verification code will be sent by SMS:




NB: This will also help other users to find you on Skype using your phone number (phone number discoverability).

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