How Can I Use Skype Number?

Go to the Get a Skype Number page.

You’ll be prompted to sign in if you aren’t already.

Select the country you want the Skype Number for, and you will be given a number.

Select Continue or Show other local numbers to choose a different Skype Number.

What is Skype number?

A Skype Number is a second phone number which is attached to your Skype account, allowing you to answer incoming calls on your Skype app anywhere. A Skype Number is great option if you, or your friends and family live in different countries, or plan to travel abroad and want an affordable way to keep in touch.

Does Skype give you a phone number?

Yes, with a Skype Number, people can call you from a landline or mobile, and you can pick up the call on Skype. It’s great if you have friends, family or colleagues who don’t use Skype, as they can simply dial your Skype Number to get in touch with you.

How do I receive a Skype video call?

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Do I need a Skype number to receive calls?

Yes, with a Skype Number, people can call you from a landline or mobile, and you can pick up the call on Skype. It’s great if you have friends, family or colleagues who don’t use Skype, as they can simply dial your Skype Number to get in touch with you.

What is my Skype name?

Your Skype name is the username you created when you first joined Skype, other than your email address or phone number. If you sign in with an email address or phone number instead, then you have a Microsoft account, not a Skype Name.

Does Skype show your phone number?

If you are calling a Skype contact, your Skype Name will be displayed to the person that you are calling. If you are calling a mobile or landline, for the best Skype experience, we recommend enabling caller identification so your friends and family will see your mobile or Skype Number.

How do I add a phone number to Skype?

There are two ways to add a phone number as a contact:

  • From the Contacts tab. Select the New Contact button. Select the Add a phone number button. Enter the contacts name and phone number, and then select the Save button.
  • From the Dialpad. Select the Dialpad button. Enter a phone number, and then select Save phone number.

How do I set up a Skype phone number?

How do I set up Skype To Go™?

  1. Sign in to your Skype account.
  2. In the Manage features section, select the Skype To Go tile.
  3. Select your country code and type in your phone number, then check the box if you’re using a mobile number.
  4. Select Set up Skype to Go.
  5. Add a contact to your Skype To Go number.