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Re: Skype for Kindle Fire won't work

I had Skype 4.0 on my kindle fire HD and it has worked since it was installed a week ago.  It wouldn't go online.  When I tapped on my status it wouldn't respond.  So I uninstalled and reloaded the skype app which turned out to be the old skype 3.2 which is working fine.  Thanks for the advice.

coalfired
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I am having the same problem right now. I was logged in on the Skype page but I couldn't get my contact list, etc. so I couldn't call anyone. I went to the Apps page on my Kindle and clicked on the Skype app which for some reason wasn't activated. After it was activated it was on the cloud, so I went to the cloud and clicked on Skype and then I signed in and it worked. But you have to make sure that you get the app first if you don't already have it. If you don't have the app then you have to download it by going to the skype download page for Kindle Fire. Hope this is understandable and hope it helps for someone with the same problem,

Mumphy21
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i tried that but it keeps saying "skype has stopped" whenever i try to open skype, powering it of did nothing... any ideas? :/

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Cybonacy
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Hi, I have the app on my kindle, but when I tap on it, goes back to the kindle home page. I have tried all of the above.
Not sure what to do now?
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annecox14
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Same problem.

I'm tired to try, install, unistall, etc...

Skype from one year is very very bad in all devices.

With iPad works well than I don't know if is Skype o the Kindle Fire HD the problem...

With next Watsapp generation maybe we can do all what we do with Skype than we have only to wait and in in the meantime, we use the iPad!

sergiocovelli
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I downloaded Skype on my Kindle fire HD,and it keeps comming up that I am not connected to the internet when I am . Any ideas

 

 

Jennykennell2
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I am a Sr citizen that received my Kindle Fire for a gift from my grandson.   We want to Skype with our family.   I can only get to my account page and Sype wants money!    It's free on my pc!!  Wish someone could get this resolved.   Thou B-) t Skype was the way to go.  Help please
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