Skype is a VoIP service owned by Microsoft, which replaces the former Instant Messaging client known as MSN Messenger. This software allows you to get in touch and talk to your friends and relatives, not only just with Instant Messages, but also through an excellent free video conferencing service. Skype works on a multitude of devices as well as Operating Systems that make it an excellent extended cross-platform communication program. It additionally comes with various plugins to download that can ideally customize your user experience.
Skype is based on the peer-to-peer protocol that involves the constant use of many nodes at the same time for improving both voice and video quality over its competitors. At the same time, the application takes advantage of the system’s background processes, which may increases its memory use, but in exchange it offers a high level of stability.
Skype works on many devices and Operating Systems, which make it an excellent extended cross-platform communication program
Skype allows you to communicate with any kind of user no matter what kind of device they are using. You can use it for conference calls with your friends while they are away, using mobile phones via Wi-Fi or 3G. Additionally you can make calls to landlines, but this function is optional and requires buying credits. Anyway, Skype-to-Skype communication will be good enough for any kind of user to call their contacts on Blackberry, Android or iOS mobile devices, as well as any kind of computer or tablet.
Use it everywhere with everyone
Since social networks are a significant part of our daily lives, and Skype has included total integration with Facebook. With this new function, you will be able to chat and perform video conferences online with any user that you have in your personal account or with FB friends with Skype. This can save you effort and time since a Skype account won’t be necessary when you can use your Facebook one instead.
We can’t forget about one of its main functions, which is the Instant Messaging feature to talk to your contacts. As is usual with this kind of services, you can use emoticons while you are communicating with one of your contacts, which are always great if you want to add emphasis to your feelings. There is an option to create a chat group of up to 300 different contacts, so these groups can be absolutely massive. Also, what is a really useful feature is the ability to send SMS messages using Skype if you need your contact to receive it straight away.
The main interface does not show all the features Skype actually has; it only promotes its main services for communicating with your contacts. If you check the different menus, you will find interesting functions like Screen Sharing that will let you share what you have on your screen at that moment in time. This is really useful for remote support or in situations for video conferences and showing presentations to your contacts.
Skype 188.8.131.52 Features
Below you can find the list of Skype's main features:
- High quality video conferences compatible with several kinds of devices, from tablets to smartphones
- Use Facebook to connect through Skype instead of using an Internet browser for managing your social network account
- Import your mail contacts from your own Microsoft email address to get instant communication
- Share files online with your contacts, as well as sharing your screen while you talk to them
- Make calls to landlines with the credits service that allows you to phone someone when they are offline
- You will find additional plugins to download to increase its functions, like call recording
If you want additional information about Skype, you are free to check its official webpage through this link.
Here you can check Skype’s minimum requirements for your operating system:
- Operating System: Windows XP SP 3 or later
- CPU: 1 GHz processor or faster
- Memory: 256 MB RAM
- HDD: 20 MB free space
- DirectX v9.0 previously installed
QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS
For communications with my friends, family, worker mates, as well as other different organisations who will be in contact with me through interviews.
Some of our family and friends work abroad.Some apps are not allowed like in the middle east , my two sister is there,we cannot talk to each other for 1 week..
for skype communication with people that are far from me because I might have missed my friends or I might have an urgent issue like business and other things.
i am using this program to comunicate with my family and friends who are aways from me there are several ways to use skype this system of an
i need this kind of apps for personal and family use while away from them in order to keep update and see their faces, most specially my son.
face book just a bit similar but its been quite long since i opened up my skype.i hope my account in this program are still active ... thank you.
I have not used any similar program previously, but now I am interested to use the skype for communication with people for work or interview purpose and the likes.
I have used Google Chrome, Yahoo Messenger, mIRC, Instagram, Spotify, Snapchat and all other social media applications. But only used Skype.
very good program i always to use it because it is easy and fast and large also he help me a lot when i talk with my friends around the world
skype is better for every thing like video calling file transferd like photos share and many other thing which is not described in my words ok
i like all because i can talk , write andsee my friends with camera and we have nice time every night together in group chat that is what i lik
how buggy it is lol why do i need to enter this many characters i can't download from the program just let me do this oh my god what a broken system
im satisfied because of its greatness service to the filipino people and around the whole universe, better and good and perfect communication
video conference with my family and friends and students at university because the program is great and ideal for lessons and all other online activities
i think having a site such yours is very important because we can download almost any program but free of virus and we can find any software we need
make free and quality video and audio calls all over the world
By Jayson Kimathi
On Wednesday, February 10, 2016
one thing that i find that is the most advantegous thing about skype is the fact that it is avaibale for both mobile phones as well as computers as long as there is a webcam so that you can see the person whom you are calling face to face.When you download skype for free you need to sign up with a microsoft account and then you set your profile picture as well as your name and then you search for the contacts whom you think you want to add to your contact list and when they get the invite of they accept the invite then you are good to go.If you want to make a call to them you will just press on the name and then you will see a red button which displays call and then when you press that button then you you can talk to the other contact as you watch them.Another good thing about skype is that it will inform you whether the person is offline or online so you will know when to call them.
- you see the other person as they are
- they have added some emojis when sending a message
- it consumes a lot of data
video call with anyone from anywhere as long as they have skype
By Martin Maguna
On Tuesday, January 26, 2016
skype is free to download and the basic features of skype are that it enables its users to send free messages to other skype users and not forgetting making high quality video calls to other skype users.This is the basic function of skye and that is for video conferencing as well as making video calls and this is not only done in one country but from any country as long as you have an internet connection.Skype needs very heavy internet so that it can be able to make calls i.e video calls and deliver very high defination video calls.In addition to that before you have skype you have to download it and then set up a microsoft account if you do not have one and then you set up your profile picture as well as the username you would like to be referred to on skype and from then onwards you can search for a friend using their username on skype and then when they confirm that they want to add you as a friend on skype then you can kick off your conversation.Please download skype it is of very much importance.
- makes very high quality video calls
- it is free to download
- it uses a lot of internet
get skype and video call with anyone that is in your contacts
By Mark Peter
On Monday, November 30, 2015
when someone travels abroad there no longer is a means of communication with them there only remains calls and you know in calls you can never know the true state of someone because you cannot see them.Skype is a video and audio calling application that allows you to call anyone as long as they are in your contact list.The thing that i love about skype is because of its following features
all your facebook friends that have skype will be shown in your skype
you have to request a person to be in your contacts so that you can call them on skype
it is very free to download
the user interface has been simplified in the easiest way possible
audio messages can be left for a person if they are not online at that particular moment.
shows whether a skyoe user is offline or online
you can be able to have a video conference
conclusioni like skype because it has eased the mode of communication
- it has re defined communication in a great way
- you can video as well as audio call
- it works only in the strongest network