Welcome to Skype Ideas!

To help us build the best version of Skype ever, we have partnered with UserVoice, a third-party service, to create this site to hear your ideas so we can improve your Skype experience.

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  • Ideas older than 5 months with less than 5 votes will be deleted.
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  1. Contact Colour Schemes

    Could we set different colour scheme for each contact or groups of contacts. This is to ensure it's obvious we're chatting to the right person and not the one we're bitching about. Sorry boss!

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  2. Building a huge media platform

    Create new platform videos or merge them together with your Mixer platform to create a great platform

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  3. If I Block someone on Skype.....

    If I Block someone on Skype, doesn't mean that I want to drop them from my Favorites list. Is there a way to keep them if I want?

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  4. Поле "Обо мне"

    Поле "Обо мне" никто не может просмотреть

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  5. when including apple contacts keep the same sorting as set up ie if in surname sequence keep it that way.

    when including apple contacts keep the same sorting as set up. ie.
    if in surname sequence keep it that way.

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  6. Hide message from a blocked contact in a group

    Other members are a pain in a group chat. Even I block them I still see their message or their profile photo in the group member list.

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  7. 1 vote
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  8. 希望skype能设计一个好友列表里好友分组管理的功能

    当好友比较多时不容易管理。好友分组类别如:家人、朋友、同事,等等,每个列表都可以收起来或展开,最好是自定义创建列表,重命名。

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  9. Skype for Android: add a widget to start a chat/call with a chosen contact

    Saves time on navigation thru menus for frequent contacts

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  10. synchronizing system the renamed display names

    synchronizing the renamed display names from skype to skype on various devices in case you accidentally delete the renamed display names on one device, but this will allow you to retrieve the renamed display names.

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  11. Create a chat feature and options for individual chats

    Create a chat feature to talk to anybody on Skype.

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  12. 1 vote
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  13. Need a faster way to bulk load Google contacts

    Need a way to bulk load Google contacts

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  14. 1 vote
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  15. Восстановление контактов

    Восстновление раннее удаленных контактов

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  16. 1 vote
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  17. you have changed my emai laddress for Skype several times ,this time with none of my contact details ???

    you keep changing the rules which is difficult for an 81 year old dyslexic person, my idea is to leave things as they are, if it aint broke ! dont fix it !

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  18. 1 vote
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  19. skype neeeds to make it optional weather to deleate muiltipul contacts at one time

    skype neeeds to make it optional weather to deleate muiltipul contacts at one time

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  20. when editing a contact name allow emojis

    i just want to put some hearts next to my boyfriends name

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