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  1. Conference using skype to landline

    Allow conference calling from an existing Skype conference call to a landline number already in contacts.
    This was a feature on the old Skype version. You could just select which landline number you wanted to add to your existing conference call from the existing contact numbers list, not just the Skype contact.

    5 votes
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  2. Video Enhancement

    If possible, the camera should allow you to modify how you appear. It could provide a shading or color to enhance the way you look. This is especially important for people who would be ill, old and not want to look too bad to the receipient. Thank you

    2 votes
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  3. 2 votes
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  4. Disable spellchecker

    How can I disable spell checker. I type messages in my language, but many words get changed to the closest English word.
    Thank you

    7 votes
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  5. User is busy

    If I am calling to someone and if he is busy with another call, it should be notified to me.

    2 votes
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  6. Updates

    can you stop updating every ******* week

    6 votes
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  7. qr

    Please add a QR Code "Add me to SKYPE" button like all SNS platforms.

    4 votes
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  8. Cursor jumps out of the box all the time

    Can we please have a box where the cursor doesn't jump out of the **** box all the time. OMG this is becoming beyond annoying

    1 vote
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  9. 1 vote
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  10. 6 votes
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  11. Reaction to Reactions

    Please add reactions to other person's reactions. Currently, I see no option as such. For example, messenger has this feature.

    5 votes
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  12. I want Skype to remember my settings, but NOT my password.

    I work in an office with shared computers. Obviously there's a privacy issue if my co-workers can automatically sign into my account. It wastes a LOT of time to have to re-click all my settings every time I log in.

    4 votes
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  13. 1 vote
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  14. Please stop the bug

    This error window keeps popping up everytime I wake up or reboot my machine. "Windows cannot find 'C:\Program Files\WindowsApps\Microsoft.SkypeApp14.35.76.0x64_kzf8qxf38zg5c\S...\SkypeBridge.exe'. Make sure you typed the name correctly, and then try again.

    How to stop it ?

    2 votes
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  15. To mute messages then someone left the chat.

    Hi, I'd like to mute messages then someone left the chat. I have very many various chats, people start to leave them and then next one person do it, look like DDOS. I need your help! Thx

    2 votes
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  16. make it easy to get rid of skype

    I use no mic, camera or speakers. WTF use is skype and how do I get rid of it?

    2 votes
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  17. text larger is still small it would be very appropiate to put zoom and we choose the size

    the display colours are too bad and it hurt the eyes it wont let you read properly . please add some normal colour display without highlighting

    2 votes
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  18. 1 vote
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  19. Have Customer Service!

    Have Customer Service! Have Chat with Customer Service! Have an Email Help Customer Service! Have ANY form of Customer Service!! You have my money, it is @active@ til October, but my mobile version does not show any credit so I cannot use my account.

    3 votes
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  20. Chats to be hidden

    With the new Skype all the old chats appear. This is not convenient especially for people that want to have a tidy inbox with as much messages as possible. Is it possible to be able to hide all chats and keep only the necessary ones?

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