Skype for Windows Phone

Skype Windows PhoneSkype is a great way to keep in touch, use your Windows phone to Skype your friends and family while you’re out and about.

Using Skype for Windows Phone 8 couldn’t be easier:

  • Make free video and voice calls
  • Call landlines and mobiles
  • Free instant messaging

Download Skype for Windows Phone here. 

For more information on using Skype on mobile, check out our Skype for Mobile page here. 

How to Use Skype on Windows Phone

You can sign into Skype using your Microsoft account. Here’s how to do it:

  1. Launch Skype
  2. Sign in
  3. Enter your Microsoft username and password and select ‘Sign In’

If you already have a Skype account and want to sign in with that, here’s how:

  1. Select the Skype tile on the Start screen
  2. Click ‘Sign In’
  3. Enter your Microsoft username and password and select ‘Sign In’
  4. Accept terms and conditions and click ‘Continue’
  5. You will be asked if you already have a Skype account – click ‘Yes’
  6. Skype will search for an account under the email address you used to sign in. If your account shows up, select it and click ‘Yes’
  7. If your account doesn’t show up, click ‘Link a different Skype account’
  8. Enter your Skype username and password
  9. Click ‘Yes’ to link accounts

Skype for Windows Phone Tour

Check out this video tour of Skype for Windows phone: