This answer will show you how to create your Skype account and download and install the Skype application.
In order to use Skype, your phone must be able to receive text messages (not a landline) and you must have a computer that meets Skype's requirements. To see if your system meets those requirements, check out the System Requirements for Skype webpage.
Create Skype Account
- Enter your phone number
- Click Next
Follow the rest of the on-screen instructions to create your account.
Download Skype Application
A link should be available to download Skype after you create your account. if it does not or you have an account but need to download the application, you can use Skype Download webpage.
The webpage should automatically detect which operating system you are using. Click the blue download button that says Get Skype for ______ and follow the on-screen instructions.
Sign into Skype
- On the welcome screen that displays when you first run the app, click Skype Name or Microsoft Account, depending on the method you chose when you joined Skype.
- Enter your credentials and click Sign in