Send Contact Request

Welcome to the Skype community. To get started please read our short welcome post. Thanks!
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 
This topic has been archived.
To keep discussions in the Skype Community relevant we archive topics that haven't seen activity in the past 6 months. Read more about about archiving
Reply

Send Contact Request

Send Contact Request is unavailable (dimmed).

I have not received any contact requests, despite knowing that people have sent me requests.

 

What is wrong, and how do I fix it?

TedBennett
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 5
Posts: 2
Registered: 12-07-2012
Message 1 of 9 (6,985 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

Have you tried going to the menu and selecting Contacts\Add Contact there?

0 Kudos
rwakeford
Honorary Adventurer
Kudos: 156
Posts: 467
Registered: 06-07-2011
Message 2 of 9 (6,978 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

No, I have not tried that because I am not trying to add a contact. I guess you didn't really read my question.

 

I want to use the Send Contact Request command, but it is dimmed.

0 Kudos
TedBennett
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 5
Posts: 2
Registered: 12-07-2012
Message 3 of 9 (6,975 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

The way to send a contact request is to click on Add Contact, then enter the name or email address of the person to whom you want to send the request.  Click Find, then select the name from the resulting list.  Once the name is highlighted, the Send Contact Request button will be undimmed and functional.

--
Entia non sunt multiplicanda praeter necessitatem.
0 Kudos
mkichaa
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 340
Posts: 1598
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 4 of 9 (6,966 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

I didn't read it well enough because it's dimmed here as well! Sorry about that. I've never wanted to send a contact request and, anyway, don't know exactly what it does, apart from sending a request to a contact which one could do with a message.

rwakeford
Honorary Adventurer
Kudos: 156
Posts: 467
Registered: 06-07-2011
Message 5 of 9 (6,964 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

amal.udayanga1
Posted from Nokia 6300
0 Kudos
dilani.dilani80
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 4
Registered: 13-08-2013
Message 6 of 9 (3,803 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

hi
Posted from Nokia 6300
0 Kudos
dilani.dilani80
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 4
Registered: 13-08-2013
Message 7 of 9 (3,802 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

shi2nadee
Posted from Nokia 6300
0 Kudos
dilani.dilani80
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 4
Registered: 13-08-2013
Message 8 of 9 (3,794 Views)

Re: Send Contact Request

hhh
Posted from Nokia 6300
0 Kudos
dilani.dilani80
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 4
Registered: 13-08-2013
Message 9 of 9 (3,793 Views)
Reply

© 2014 Skype and/or Microsoft. The Skype name, associated trade marks and logos and the "S" logo are trade marks of Skype or related entities. Use of this website constitutes acceptance of the Terms of Use and Privacy and Cookie policy.

No emergency calls with Skype
Skype is not a replacement for your telephone and can't be used for emergency calling