How do I log into my Skype account?

Answered by Randy McIntyre

To log into your Skype account, follow these steps:

1. Open the Skype application on your device. You can find it in your app launcher or on your desktop.

2. Once the Skype app is open, you will see a sign-in screen. There are three options to sign in: Skype name, email, or phone. Choose the method you used to create your Skype account.

3. If you choose Skype name, enter your Skype username in the provided field. If you choose email or phone, enter the associated email address or phone number.

4. After entering your Skype name, email, or phone number, click or tap on the “Sign in” button.

5. On the next screen, you will be prompted to enter your password. Type in your password carefully, ensuring that you enter it correctly.

6. Once you have entered your password, click or tap on the arrow or “Sign in” button to proceed.

7. If you have entered the correct login credentials, Skype will sign you into your account. You will then have access to your contacts, messages, and other Skype features.

It’s important to note that if you have enabled the “Stay signed in” option, you won’t need to sign in each time you open Skype. However, if you are using a public or shared device, it is recommended to uncheck this option for security reasons.

In case you forget your password, you can click or tap on the “Forgot my password” link located below the password field. Skype will guide you through the process of resetting your password and regaining access to your account.

Remember to keep your Skype account credentials secure and avoid sharing them with others to protect your privacy and account security.