This video will show you how to install and setup Skype and register an account in a few easy steps. It includes the following:
- How to download Skype
- How to setup a Skype account
- Testing your camera and sound
- Invite People you want to talk to
More about Skype
Skype is software that lets people chat with messages and video calls all over the world. Millions of businesses and individuals use the Skype platform to make free voice and video calls. It’s available on every platform including Android, iOS, Mac, Windows, Linux, and other operating systems, and is completely free to download and use. It’s very easy to setup Skype on all devices.
Throughout 2017, Microsoft attempted the redesign of the way Skype was being used and transitioned from a peer-to-peer service to a centralized Azure service. It originally featured a hybrid p2p and client-server system, powered entirely by supernodes since 2012. Skype was originally founded in 2003 by Niklas Zennström. In May 2011, Microsoft acquired Skype for $8.5 billion US dollars.
How to install Skype and setup an account
Downloading the client is easy and free, you can easily install Skype onto your device and create an account in a matter of minutes:
- Download the Skype client for your device.
- Setup Skype by opening the installer after the download has finished.
- Create a free account from within the application.
- Sign in to Skype.