Skype offers the voice call, text message and video chat service. However the application is most used for its video chat service. If you need to make a video calls to the people who are far from you then the Skype can be very useful for you. Not only for video calls you can also use it for instant messaging to your friends and family. Likewise many other interesting features are also available in this service. It consists both free features and paid features. For example if you want to make call from Skype to Skype then you can make it for free whereas making call from Skype to another service is paid service. If you like the features explained above then you can create an account in the service as you will be able to use the service only after signing in through personal account. In this page, you will be guided through the process of Skype login as well as sign up process.
It is very easy to sign in to Skype. Just properly follow the step by step Skype Login guidelines listed below to access your registered Skype account.
Skype Login Steps for Different Platforms
Skype App Login
- First of all you should make sure the Skype application is available in your device. If it is not installed it in your computer then first you should download it and install on your device. Go to the skype.com to download the application.
- You will see the official page of Skype is loaded in your desktop, at the top right side of the page you will find the button“Get Skype” and “Download Skype” at the middle side of the page. Click on one of the button to go to the Skype Download page. Click on “Get Skype for Windows” button at the middle side of the page to download for your Windows desktop. (From the same page you can also download the Skype for your mobile, tablet, Television and other devices. Just click on the respective icons).
- As the download process completes, install it on your device by double clicking on the downloaded file and follow the instruction provided.
- After you complete the installation process, you will find the Skype application in your device. Click on that to open it.
- Enter your Skype login credentials, your username and password in the respective fields.
- Click on “Sign in” button.
(Note: You can also complete the Skype login process using your Microsoft account. For signing in using Microsoft account, open Skype and enter your email address in the empty field of “Skype Name, email or mobile” and password in the “Password” field and then click on “Sign in”)
Skype Login from Web
- First of all you need to open the available web browser in your computer then go to skype.com.
- Click on the “sign in” button which you will see at the top right side of the page.
- To sign in using Skype account, enter your Skype username and password in “Skype name, email or phone number” field and “Password” field respectively. To sign in using Microsoft account enter your email address and password.
- Click on the “Sign in” button.
Skype Login with Facebook Account
- Open Skype App installed in your device, if you want to sign in directly through web then follow the first 3 steps explained in the above guidelines provided in Skype Login from web.
- Click on “Sign in with Facebook” link.
- Enter your email address and password in the respective fields.
- Click on “Log in” button.
- Click on the “Yes” button as you are notified that the Skype will use your profile information on it.
By following the above process any one can easily sign in to Skype. But first of all you need to have your own account. Here are the easy steps for creating new account in Skype.
Skype Sign Up steps
- Open Skype in your device.
- Click on the “Create an account” button.
- Here, you will need to provide the various information such as your first name, last name, email address and various other personal profile information. In the page you will also be choosing what is your intend to use the Skype whether it is for business conversation or personal conversation. Also enter the preferred Skype name and password you would like to keep for your account.
- Enter the word shown in the image.
- Click on “I agree – Continue” button and then follow the online instruction.
Now, Sign in to Skype using the newly created account and enjoy.