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How to Add a Contact on Skype

How to Add a Contact on Skype – If you want to chat with your friends on Skype with a camera and make video calls over the Internet? This is how you can do it by adding new contacts on Skype.

How to Add a Contact on Skype

Sign in to Skype

Open Skype. You can do this from the Start menu or by double-clicking the Skype desktop icon.
First, log in to Skype with the credentials you set yourself when you registered a Skype account.
Once you have entered your Skype name and password, confirm them by clicking “Sign in” and you will be redirected to your Skype start page.

Add a contact to Skype

You are now on the “News and Notifications” page and can see which of your contacts is currently online in your contact list on the left.
To add a new contact, click on “Contacts” then “Add contact” at the very top of the profile bar.

Now you can decide whether to enter email, full name or Skype Name of the person you want to add as a contact on Skype. Enter everything you know, preferably the email address because it is unique.

When you enter this data, you will see possible matches below. If there are several matches, this will also be shown to you and you can click on “View” to select from the list of potential friends the one you want to add as a contact on Skype.

Click on the corresponding contact and press the green “+ Add” field. Now the contact is added to Skype and will be displayed in your contact list in the future.

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