Question: How Do You Use Skype For Free?

Calling Skype contacts on Skype is always free – but to call a mobile phone or landline through Skype requires Skype Credit or a subscription.

  • Find the person you want to call from your Contacts list.
  • Select the contact you want to call, and then select the audio , or video button.

How do you Skype video call?

Method 2 Calling on a Mobile Device

  1. Check for a webcam. Be sure your mobile device has a front facing camera.
  2. Install the Skype application. The Skype website will send you a download link to your mobile phone number.
  3. Open up the app.
  4. Click on a contact.
  5. Start a video call.
  6. End the call when ready.

How do I get free Skype on my phone?

Download and Install the Skype App

  • Go to the app store for your particular device.
  • Enter Skype in the search field.
  • Tap the download button to download the Skype app to your phone.
  • Open the Skype app and sign in with your Skype or Microsoft account.

How do you use Skype?

How to use Skype for Voice and Video Chat on your Android/iOS device

  1. Step 1: Install Skype. Skype is a free app for both Android and iOS devices.
  2. Step 2: Set up Skype. Android: Once Skype for Android is installed, tap on the app to open it.
  3. Step 3: Make a Call.

How do I setup a free Skype account?

To download and set up Skype:

  • Go to and select Sign In in the upper-right corner.
  • Select Create an account, and the sign up form will appear.
  • Review the terms of service and the Skype Privacy Statement, then click Continue.
  • Your account has been created.