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Q: Tv on Skype

I've been told how to set up Skype, so I can watch my TV card, anywhere in the world, by setting the card up in Skype as my Webcam. Although Skype recognises the card (Hauppauge HVR=1100), I can't seem to get a signal through Skype. I know for certain that my card is working. Has anyone had any success, or can recommend another way (besides buying a Slingbox)

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Windows 7 32 Bitand Skype 5.0 new version of Skype no more freezing lost other topic. I am so happy finally skype works on Windows 7 32 Bit Home Premium
 

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Dear
 
I noticed that skype has send to all skype contacts a certain link, to one contact even multiply links.
 
this all happens on the same day: 17th december from 14:30 -14:39.
 
I haven't seen any spam send anymore after that.
 
Skype support told me to reset my password, I did, and to download safety scanner from microsoft. they proviced me with the link.
 
when I try to open the link, the browser cannot load the page, it is stuck in a loop:  sometimes I see a page, but just for a second or even less, then mostly white page, and browser keeps trying to load the page. and in chrome : a  little shield symbol on the right side of the address bar says that it's trying to load scripts from unauthenticated sources. this message dissappears very quickly.
 
 
I have skype installed on two laptops, and on my smartphone (iphone).
 
The problem I told about, is on one laptop that has no antivirus. I did not yet checked the other laptop, if the microsoft page opens or not. but I do have bitdefender internet security (paid) installed on the second laptop.
 
I want to be sure the laptop that has the problem, is virusfree.
 
 
 
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A:spam send in skype account to all skype contacts - cannot load page safety scan

I downloaded the safety scanner from microsoft from my other laptop without any issue.
 
copied it to a usb, put it on the problem laptop, a full scan and nothing found.
 
I realize I did had a antivirus paid version (kaspersky internet securuity) on the laptop, as I first said that it had no antivirus.
 
I only disabled it because it had problems running.
 
Now I enabled it, updated it and run a full scan. nothing found.
 
I don't know if skype is the cause and not a virus?  the skype workers told me that the cause could be anything (email, virus on computer).
 
I mostly use skype on iphone, and here I'm confused with what the skype workers said: one said that iphone can not be infected, so no need to check the iphone.
an other said: you can download an app from app store to scan for viruses, because it is possible that the virus is on the iphone.
 
This is really not clear anymore.

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skype runs ok in my VISTA HOME BASIC 32BIT, but icon/shortcut of skype in desktop, do not seem instead shows a small null icon, well what to do to be seen ?

A:skype runs ok in my VISTA HOME BASIC 32BIT, but icon/shortcut of skype in desktop, do

Hello Ise,

You might see if creating a new shortcut for it directly from the .exe file of Skype may work instead.

Hope this helps,
Shawn

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I've experienced some problems and discomfort with skype for win8:
- not able to show screen,
- terrible design,
- very slow response (i.e. when I click RMB, the menu shows up in several seconds, and I expect to see it immideately),
- doesn't understand links to skype chat like skype:?chat&blob=blahblahblah, when I click it nothing happens.

I've also tried skype for desktop, it was even worse:
- when I changed online status to invisible (i've also tried with N/A), skype stopped to receive and send messages,
- when this or another error occurs, I try to kill skype process via task manager, TM then firstly says that skype is not responding (so i am trying to kill process), after that TM stops responding as well.
So when i've tried skype for desktop i had to reboot my laptop about 5 times in a day.

Now I've installed skype from Store back, but I still need to go to skype chat.

Could anyone please help me either make skype 5.x/6.x work on win8, or enter the chat which i need?

Here's my system: http://i.imgur.com/Fu65f57.png

Thanks in advance!

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My skype contacts are missing with newest skype and the support gives me
"Carissa M.
First, ensure that you are signed in with the correct Skype Name." 
Could anyone upload skype 6.1 or lower please... 
Also does anyone know why the skype crashes when trying to login with microsoft account on newest version 6.3.60.105
Thanks 

A:Skype retarded support: Anyone upload Skype 6.1

You can find 6.1 online with a quick google search, such as at http://www.filepuma.com/download/skype_6.1.0.129-2261/For even older versions: http://www.oldversion.com/windows/skype-5-9-0-123Don't have version 6.3 to verify the crash issue using the microsoft log in.

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Not so much a software support question, but this is the best I could figure it'd go into... but if I have an Office 365 subscription that includes 60 minutes of Skype calling a month, do I still need to purchase a Skype number so people can call me and for people to know who's calling them?

I tested it out as it is right now and when I call my dad's phone, says "Unknown caller."

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I have tried everything imaginable to get rid of these two.  I can delete Skype via 
control panel, but it comes back and re-installs itself.  
Click to call will not go away.  When I try to use the control panel I get a message that 
says, "close Chrome browsers to uninstall".   I've tried doing that and still get that same message.
I've even uninstalled Chrome and re-installed it with the same result.
These two are like a bad dream.   
Any help with completely deleting both would be appreciated.
 
Regards, 
Len

A:I can't get rid of Skype or Skype Click To Call!!

If you haven't followed the instructions given in link below....try that.
How can I completely uninstall and then reinstall Skype for Windows desktop?
 
You can also try using Revo in Advanced Mode to remove Skype.
Download Revo Uninstaller Freeware

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I have always used Skype for Desktop and only recently found that there is a Skype Modern App on my system.
From what I have read it would seem the best plan would be to ditch the App and just continue with the desktop version.
Have there been any recent changes that would make the the Modern App a better solution than the Desktop version?

A:Skype for Desktop vs Skype Modern App

They have updated it recently so it doesn't continue to ring even when you have answered the desktop version which is why I uninstalled it in the first place. This means in theory you could install both and answer whichever you felt like at the time.

I prefer the look of the desktop version personally so I never re-installed the Modern App version.

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so is there any differenced between thses two and I nedd both of them?

A:Do I need both Skype app and Skype for desktop?

Unless you are on an RT tablet I would just use the desktop version, from the reviews the app is not very good, perhaps after some future updates it will be better.

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I have been using Skype paid calls for business usage and have huge problems with the Other side not hearing me well or at all. It used to work OK but now I have to restart hub or reconnect or just wait . This is for calls to International. If I call skype to skype it is OK most of time. My provider BT has checked all hub settings and network seems fine. I am about to give up on skype to non skype as a business option and the fact I am spending good money and cant get instant support really doesnt help. I am out of ideas
Using Vista with Broadband wireless hub and have good connection with other devices.
 

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i have tryed to log in to skype to day but all it does is log in for ages then come up with an error "skype can't connect" i have tried everything to fix it but nothing works. i have uninstalled it, restarted pc, restarted modem. i can connect to everything else but skype and it was working earlier today.

A:skype error "skype can't connect"

no one gonna help -_-

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Skype 5.10 for Windows: Now with Favorite Contacts & Contact List Design Updates
We have just released a new version of Skype for Windows: Skype 5.10 for Windows.
In this updated release we have focused on making it easier to find the contacts you truly care about. We've introduced the ability to pin your Favorite contacts to the top of the Contacts tab, as well as merged your Facebook and Skype contacts into a single list.

Improvements we've made to Skype 5.10 for Windows:
Select and pin your favorite contactsFacebook and Skype contacts combined into one Contacts listEasier to understand premium subscription noticesPossibility to control Skype video rendering technology for backward compatibility for people who have trouble with video calls
Here's a bit more detail about the improvements.

Select and pin your favorite contacts
There are probably a handful of people who you talk to most frequently using Skype. To make it easier to talk with those people you care about most, we have introduced a new Favorite contacts feature, which lets you easily pin these people to the top of your Contacts list. Now, they are always available to you, without needing to search for them.

View one Contacts list with all your Facebook and Skype contacts
The new version of Skype comes with an improved Contacts list design. We have merged your Skype and Facebook contacts into a single list, so they are all in one place. We have also changed how we display the Contacts list wit... Read more

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Q: Skype

Hey guys, hopefully someone can help me out.

I installed Skype from the Microsoft Store, went through the installation process, and then it brought me to the Skype home screen (where you can see your contacts, ect.) However, as soon as it gets to that screen and makes the Skype start up noise, it brings me back to the Windows Home Screen. It shows the app is running in the left side bar (if you put the mouse in the upper left corner of the screen and view all running programs) but when I click on it, it just opens for a quick second and then closes back out.

Anyone else run into this problem?

Thanks

A:Skype

Just a side note about your message. From what I understand, the app bar on the left is only recently opened apps, not running apps.

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Anybody else having an issue w/Skype logging on once you opened Skype and then closed it and later on try logging on. I just get the log on window and it just sits there.

A:skype log in

I had this issue and to solve it you open task manager and make sure skype is closed then press windows key+R to bring up run then type in %appdata% then find the skype folder and delete or rename it to something different and open skype up and you then you should be able to login but you wont have your chat history.

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Hi
I heard i can have a program like skype running twice, like 2 accouts open at te same time is this true?
 

A:skype twice?

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Q: skype

Ok i had to delete skype and then i redownloaded it with new user name and now i can't get signed in on it . what can i do ?

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Q: skype

How to stop that Skype metro popup when in desktop mode when some one is responding/replying pm's.

A:skype

did you try to turn off notification in the setting win+C

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Q: skype

where can you find and older version, 4.0, 4.2, of skype to be be downloaded to a 64 bit sys.

A:skype

See here: SkypeOld Versions for Download

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When I open up my computer I always get the Skype page. How can I prevent this.

Pete
 

A:Skype on log on

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Hi Guys,

I run a small business from my home and I need to set up Skype so I can have multiple incoming phone numbers all on 1 PC and using 2 IP phones.

I only want to use Skype on one PC in the office space, but I need phones on 2 different desks, so I need to set up some IP phones using skype. I need to be able to see which phone number (business) the incoming call is going to so we can answer the phones appropriately.

I have tried but I do not know how to set up "Skype Business" to have it so I can have 3 phone numbers on PC

So in a nut shell, I need 3 skype numbers on 1 pc, and using 2 IP phone. I need this done quick so any response from you guys will be helpful.
 

A:Skype Help?

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Is there any way to get rid of ads in Skype? I'm using the latest version and set my privacy settings not to use targeted ads, however I still get ads on the skype "homepage" (of the program itself.)

Is there a list of Hosts they use, that I can manually block inside my Hosts file?

Or is there some fee I can pay for a "pro" version of skype, which doesn't have these ads?

Maybe someone knows the last old version of skype without ads? (At least, without insecure flash-based ones?)

I'm looking for any way to get rid of the ads in Skype, including actually paying for the software. Anyone know if this is possible? Thanks!

A:Skype without ads?

This might be of interest: http://www.yethz.com/more-tips-and-tricks/how-to-removedisable-banners-advertisements-on-skype/1732/

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I have had this problem with Skype for a while. I have uninstalled and reinstalled and it has not fixed it. Can anyone help me?Thanks,ColevertEdit: Moved topic from Audio and Video to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:Not able to Skype

Perhaps something in the Connection Problems found here...Skype Support

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Q: SKYPE

Hello to all,I want to use skype,I have a hp dv 9260nr laptop that came with vista ultimate 64 bit.With that os skype had video and incoming sound with occasional outgoing sound.After several installs and installs,sound driver updates,computer and skype configuring skype and hp tech support decided 64 bit was not supported.I have since installed windows 7 pro 32 bit.I have video, incoming sound but NO outgoing sound at all.My built in microphones work fine with sound recorder and speech recognition.Thanks in advance for any help.Edit: Moved topic from Win 7 to the more appropriate forum. ~ Animal

A:SKYPE

Hi,
What type of device are you using as a microphone? Headset? Softphone? etc. As I'm sure you know this plays a large role in how to configure your options. Also, have you updated your drivers? Are you using the Realtek 97? if so there is a package that you can install (I had to) in order for things to go on working properly.
6305_Vista_Win7_PG537 (you can google it) is an audio (et al) folder of updates I found to get my audio working again. Hope it helps. If you can add some more info (i.e. devices and settings) I might be able to assist you further. Oh yeah, Skype just released an update recently. Did you get it?
Good luck
doc

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Q: skype

plz help me..
i cant use skype in my laptop, as another pick d call my software stop working.. :(
so plz anybody can provide me solutions.. ?? PLZ

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Q: Skype

I'm not new to Skype. I usually use it for communications to talk to my friends online. If I want to call certain numbers for example Windows Technical Department (... etc) what number would be displayed when I call? I have broadband and I do have a home phone attached to it. But I do not want my home phone to be used, only to use Skype credit and have some fun with these scammers.
 

A:Skype

unless you have a paid for Skype number, any calls made from Skype on your computer appear to recipient as withheld or private number
 

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Q: Skype

Hi, I have windows 8.1 on my desktop and laptop, once a day I get skype stopped responding and was closed messages in action center, event log report wwahost hang.
I never actually use skype, however, if I launch it it works fine?
Anyway I can disable this un-needed buggy bloat?
cheers

A:Skype

if you don't use it you can uninstall it ,just to start/apps and right click the Skype icon and choose uninstall it ,I just did ,I didn't even know it was installed

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Are Microsoft trying to stop us using FREE Skype, in order to BUY the 'contract' version? It took me nearly an hour to get it to download, then when it did, it asked my to sync it with my MS email which I did, then it had the stupidity to tell me that 'it already exists' and would not let me in!!

It was working fine until Bill Gates bought it, now I can never get it to work.

Since posting this I deleted all ref to skype on my pc and instead of downloading from Skype I went to cnet and downloaded their copy. Works perfectly now.

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A friend has recommended Skype to me. He as it turns your computer into another phone (or that's what I thought he said). Always eager for a bargain (and with two teenage daughters it seemed a way of possibly keeping the home line open more frequently) I went to their website. The only thing that worries me is that it describes itself as a P2P.... is this like Kazaa and will I be opening up my computer to all the crapware that I've just freed my computer from?

Anybody's advice would be much appreciated. Thanks !

A:Anyone know of Skype?

Just make sure that u do not get Kazaa with it. I think that it is possible to d/l Skype by itself. And as always read the end user license agreement. I am a little wary of it since it is is..... Reuters....the newest venture of Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis, co-founders of Kazaa and Altnet, a secure peer-to-peer network.My personal opinion is that I'd steer clear of it.

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Q: Skype

I have a Toshiba Satellite laptop with Vista (which I love) and am new to using Skype. My laptop has a built-in Camera etc. I have been talking to my brother in Scotland and after only a couple of minutes my picture freezes on both ends - well that's OK I guess, but now when he speaks his words are repeated sometimes two or three times - impossible to have a conversation. I would appreciated any help
 

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Heyyy people,

Got a quick question, does anyone know how to add a psp go to the router so that the skype and gaming does not keep cutting out?

I've got a Cicso Linksys WRT120N router.

Thanks
 

A:PSP GO: Skype

PlayStation® Portable Networking - Information Center - http://boardsus.playstation.com/t5/...e-Networking-Information-Center/td-p/39300291
 

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Running WIN 7

I updated SKYPE and cannot access my account. I even added a new account to no avail. I'm running WIN 7

I checked the following malware sites:
Malwarebytes Anti-Malware

www.malwarebytes.org
Update, 2/22/2016 7:48 AM, SYSTEM, JACK-PC, Manual, Rootkit Database, 2016.2.8.1, 2016.2.17.1,
Update, 2/22/2016 7:48 AM, SYSTEM, JACK-PC, Manual, Remediation Database, 2016.2.12.1, 2016.2.20.1,
Update, 2/22/2016 7:48 AM, SYSTEM, JACK-PC, Manual, IP Database, 2016.2.8.1, 2016.2.21.1,
Update, 2/22/2016 7:48 AM, SYSTEM, JACK-PC, Manual, Domain Database, 2016.2.16.2, 2016.2.21.2,
Update, 2/22/2016 7:48 AM, SYSTEM, JACK-PC, Manual, Malware Database, 2016.2.16.3, 2016.2.22.2,

Scan, 2/22/2016 8:05 AM, SYSTEM, JACK-PC, Manual, Start:2/22/2016 7:48 AM, Duration:16 min 51 sec, Threat Scan, Completed, 0 Malware Detections, 0 Non-Malware Detections,

and

IObit Malware Fighter

OS: Windows 7
Version: 3.4.0.9
Database Version: 1490
Scan Mode:Manual
Time Elapsed: 00:52:24
Objects Scanned: 98885
Threats Found: 0
Save Time: 2/22/2016 10:57:54 AM

|Name|Type|Description|ID|

I need assistance.
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A:cannot get on SKYPE

Closing duplicate thread too: https://forums.techguy.org/threads/problem-with-skype-update.1166678/

Please only start one thread per issue. This type of issue is generally not malware related.
 

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What's with Skype and and xp sp3.
What is worst than the Skype crash at startup, is the difficulty getting support from Skype....
Anyone here have any experience with this.

A:Skype 5.3 and xp sp3

Hi nano. Welcome to TSF!

Does it crash every time you try to run it? Have you tried updating your drivers lately? Are you using an ATI video board?

Mike

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Skype version 7...

It failed to update on Friday.

I did a full uninstallation. Now I don't have the Skype.

I've downloaded the Skype offline installer on Saturday; it did not install at all well... it said it couldn't connect to the server.

It really seems strage, that the offline installer could not update / or install without checking onto server, even.

I must work through the Skype on monday - what should I do?! Thanks.

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Q: Skype

I've put this under hardware but it could just as easily be a software problem. When I make a video call (local or international) - I can see them but they can't see me. This is very annoying as I frequently call my pregnant daughter in England . Have tried reinstalling both Skype and the USB camera. Have also used TuneUp.
 

A:Skype

I assume that you have click on the option to "Start Video" ??

Regards,
Rollin
 

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Q: Skype

New Version of Skype is ready to download and upgrade

Version 7.18.0.109 is what it has been upgraded to

A:Skype

Thanks for the heads up! Just upgraded mine.

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Q: Skype

Skype App just been upgraded via updates.
Have not had time yet to see what improvements there are.
Anyone else had this app upgraded if so have you found out yet what improvements it has made

A:Skype

My last update to Skype occurred on 17 Dec 2015. So far I have not seen any new update since then. My version is Skype video 2.12.15004.0

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Q: Skype

Hello
My brother has both a smart phone an an iPad but is a total non tech.
Is there any way we can Skype without his having an email address. We have tried to set up an email address but it is to no avail.
TY

A:Skype

Don't think so as it requires either an original Skype login or a Windows Live login which includes @Live.com, @Hotmail.com, @msn.com, @Outlook.com to work.

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A useful accessory in W10 would be to integrate Remote Assistance with Skype.

As Microsoft own the Skype code-base, integrating RA into Skype should be relatively easy. Once integrated it should be far simpler to provide RA to a non-technical user.

Would someone like to suggest it to MS...

T.
 

A:RA and Skype

https://windows.uservoice.com/forums/265757-windows-feature-suggestions
 

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Q: Skype

How do I dissable or get rid of Skype from windows 10.

A:Skype

Originally Posted by Auskart


How do I dissable or get rid of Skype from windows 10.



If you have the desktop version, go to Control Panel/Programs and Features and uninstall it from there,
for the app version, go to Start/All apps, right click on Skype video and click Uninstall; (this will also uninstall Messaging simultaneously)

(For the 'Get Skype' promo tile: right click-uninstall)

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Q: Skype

Several of my Australian penpals want me to download and use Skype, which Is a free voice communication system. I can't find anything authoritative on it, so I'm afraid to download it. Does anyone know if it is safe to use? Thanks
 

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I get a message that audio and video calls are not supported on my os










Solved!
Go to Solution.

A:why cant i use skype with my os

Yes, Skype is still not supporting video or calls on Chromebooks.Skype issue.

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I get a message that audio and video calls are not supported on my os










Solved!
Go to Solution.

A:why cant i use skype with my os

Yes, Skype is still not supporting video or calls on Chromebooks.Skype issue.

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Q: Skype

I have suddenly lost access to skype and everytime I try to connect it comes up with: "The file does not have a program associated with it for performing this action. Create an association in the Set Associations panel."
So how do I go about doing this? I've had skype on my laptop for years and all of a sudden this has happened!! Helllllpppppppppp....
 

A:Skype

Can you open all other programs without any problems??
Try downloading skype and reinstalling it
 

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Can someone help me set up sound settings for skype. l can hear others talking but they can't hear me.

Thanks.
 

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Q: Skype

Hi,
I recently opened up a new Skype account as I wanted to get rid of the old one for a particular reason. My new Skype account works fine and have all my contacts. The only thing is with just 1 of them I can't see their profile photo and they can't see mine. For my other contacts I can see their profile photo and they can see mine. Any solutions for just that 1 contact photo problem? Thanks for any tips. cordeiro
 

A:Skype

I see you have marked your thread as solved, what did you end up doing to fix it? It's good to post the solution as it provides a resolution to the the thread and may help others.
 

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