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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. Disable zoom on login mask

    On macOS Catalina, if zoomed in too much the login mask disappears. I therefore see no reason for that feature.

    1 vote
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  2. Flip/Mirror the Camera

    Like in older versions, give an option to flip the screen Horizontally and Vertically. Though you could chalk up this issue to what webcam your using, I am unable to change my webcam setting and therefore am unable to use video call without everything being reversed. Be a lot easier if I could just click off a box and flip how I need to.

    3 votes
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  3. improvement introducing a calendar

    It will be a good improvement to introduce the possibilities to have a calendar to manage my presence in Skype.

    There should be the possibility to define a calendar for day and also for hours

    2 votes
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  4. Ability to delete groups no longer required or have no use for

    I have a number of groups that are no longer required as they are finished with ……
    I can remove app participants, BUT can not DELETE group …
    I am left with a group id with zero participants cluttering up my side bar ..
    This should be an option in settings ..

    And I can not believe this has not been an option...???

    3 votes
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  5. Why can't I leave the preview?!

    According to the FAQ there should be a "leave preview" button in the settings.. In the current Skype Preview however there is no such button..

    2 votes
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  6. Settings for integrated call history

    Remove Or put a toggleable option for integrated call logs from iphone call history

    2 votes
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  7. Search ideas

    Need a search feature on this page so can search if new idea already posted.

    1 vote
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  8. Please can you add the blur my background for all calls feature on laptop and mobile please?

    Please can you add the blur my background for all calls feature on laptop and mobile please?

    2 votes
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  9. hdd kurulumu

    harici bir hdd içine kurmak istiyorum fakat direk c nin içine kuruyor önceki versiyonda vardı yenisinde kurulmuyor

    1 vote
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  10. Theme change problem

    Hello,

    The Skype theme does not change when I select the accessible theme and change it from the system preferences of my Mac. On the other hand if I choose the option “Use the system parameter” it works:
    https://youtu.be/fhWhKrpYxyQ

    Could you correct this problem as soon as possible please?

    Thank you in advance for your reply.

    1 vote
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  11. Please re-add the ability to change Skype's ports!!

    Why on earth did Skype engineers think that removing the option to change Skype's ports was a good idea. This used to be an option in previous versions. We can no longer run the current version of Skype (8.x.x) on our systems b/c of port 443 being a port conflict.

    1 vote
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  12. PASSWORD CHANGE

    Make changing password REALLY REALLY OBVIOUS!!!!!!

    4 votes
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  13. give us a skype update for old version Ipad IOS 9.3.5 . We need this badly for our children at home for school due to CORONAVIRUS

    give us a skype update for old version Ipad IOS 9.3.5 . We need this badly for our children at home for school due to CORONAVIRUS

    9 votes
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  14. Put NDI back. If you don't, we'll migrate away. Not a threat. NDI is a requirement for some of us.

    NDI needs to be returned. To cut it off like this shows you don't care about your customers.

    2 votes
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  15. QUIT having Skype latch on to phone #'s in emails and webpages -which prevents me from copying them.

    It's easy enough to copy numbers into some other app if Skype just allows it rather than trying to dial the number.

    2 votes
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  16. You must to change the issue of selection for a user name. Be cause I want to change mine, I follow the steps but NOTHING

    Must to change the issue of selection for a user name, I stuck with manuel_barbich when I want to put my NGO name in My account.

    2 votes
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  17. duvida

    how do i change the skype sounds for pc and smartphone, thanks!

    como altero os sons do skype para pc e smartphone, obrigado!

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  18. BRING VIDEO SETTINGS BACK! SKYPE IS NOW USELESS AND NEVER BUYING MICROSOFT CAMERAS AGAIN, THEY LOOK BAD WITHOUT VID SETTINGS FOR SKYPE

    SKYPE WORKED PERFECTLY WHEN U HAD VIDEO SETTINGS, NOW THAT THEY DONT EXIST IM NEVER USING IT AGAIN THE SECOND I FIND A STABLE PROGRAM, I BOUGHT A MICROSOFT LIFECAM SPECIFICALLY FOR SKYPE, WHEN U TOOK AWAY VIDEO SETTINGS IT MADE THE LIFE CAM UTTERLY USELESS AND LOOKED HORRIBLE, WILL NEVER BUY MICROSOFT PRODUCTS AGAIN UNLESS U FIX THIS!

    1 vote
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  19. 2 votes
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  20. change time

    on my phone the time on skype is an hour ahead and it bugs me so much.

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