Skype is an application for Mac, PC, tablets and smartphones that allows users to make voice and video calls to other Skype users for free, as well as to traditional phones for a fee. You can use the service and make video conferences absolutely free if all participants have Skype installed and a video camera is connected. This article will teach you exactly how to make a video conferencing on Skype.
Step 1. Click here to go to the Skype download page
Step 2. Select the version of Skype to download from the list of compatible devices and operating systems
Step 3. Click the Download Skype for
Step 4. Install Skype using your device's preferred software installation method
Step 5. Launch Skype and sign in to your Skype account
Click here to register if you don't have an account
Step 6. Select a contact who is online from the contact list
Add contacts by selecting "Add Contact" in the upper right corner of your contact list and enter your Skype username
Step 7. Select "Video Call" to make a video call
Step 8. Click on the "+" sign and then click the "Add People" button to add more Skype contacts to the video conference
- Test it.
- Make sure video calling is enabled by opening your Skype app settings and enabling video.
You can choose video preferences, such as whether contacts can see if you have video support, in the Apps pane of the Videos section.
Skype video conferencing is available only to those users who have Skype downloaded on their device and the device itself has a video camera.