Hello Mac users, You may have noticed that we have been making frequent updates to Skype for Mac. We have been focused on building an experience that is in line with Skype’s ongoing transition from peer-to-peer to a modern cloud architecture. Mar 20, 2018 Wait for Skype to download. If you're using a Windows computer, clicking Get Skype will open the Windows Store app, at which point you'll have to click Get or Install in the Store app. On a Mac, Skype should download immediately download.
Phone calls may be placed to recipients on the traditional telephone networks. Calls to other users within the Skype service are free of charge, while calls to landline telephones and mobile phones are charged via a debit-based user account system.
Skype has also become popular for its additional features, including file transfer, and videoconferencing. Microsoft and Facebook Account Integration Sign up and sign-in is easier than ever. You can now sign into Skype using your Microsoft or Facebook account - there's no need to create a new Skype account.
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This makes it even easier to connect with friends on Skype without having to set up another account. IM friends on Messenger Now you can instant message your Windows Live Messenger, Hotmail and Outlook.com contacts via Skype all in one place. If you use a Microsoft account today, merging your accounts is easy - just sign in to Skype with your Microsoft account. Calling with Messenger friends is coming soon We're working on polishing a feature which will enable audio and video calls to Windows Live Messenger customers using Skype desktop clients.
The feature will be available in coming weeks. Open Chats in Multiple Windows We hear your feedback! With this release we've added support to open chats in multiple windows. Retina Display Support We also added another feature you've asked for - support Retina display. Now you can take full advantage of improved usability and of higher resolution screens See a slideshow of other participants in a group call when you are the current speaker When you are the current speaker in a group call, you will see a slideshow of other participants in the call monitor. When you are the current speaker in a group call and someone else is screen sharing, you will see a slideshow of the other participants in the main call view.
New In-Call DTMF dial pad We have introduced a new in-call dial pad for generating DTMF tones. When you press the dial pad in the call toolbar while you are in a call with a phone number, the in-call dial pad will be displayed in the call screen. Please update to the latest version of Skype for Mac and leave us feedback by visiting our Support Network or by reporting issues on our public issue tracker. Infinite chat scrolling We have introduced a new way of loading history. Each time you scroll upward, more and more messages will be loaded from history.
Scrolling is motion sensitive, the faster you scroll the more messages load. To jump back in history. Ctrl + click anywhere (or right click) in the chat and select “Jump back “ and select the period you want to jump back to. We have also separated dates from the timestamps and created date sections instead to make it more visible in the chat. Skype will index all chat history when you first login and consume less resources after indexing completion.
Improved find within the chat We have redesigned the find functionality to be part of the chat view, instead of opening in a separate window. You can easily navigate between results and see the total number of matches in the chat. Current match is highlighted in yellow. You can also search strings by using “Starts with” or “Contains” option. Recent searches are stored so that you can reuse them in the future. Custom Chat Styles removal We have removed custom chat styles to ensure consistency across our clients. If you prefer a more compact layout for your chat, you can go to preferences > messaging > “use compact chat style” Improved send and receive contacts We have redesigned the way contacts are sent and received by users.