Can't connect on Windows 8 x64

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Can't connect on Windows 8 x64

Hi

I am using Windows 8 x64 on a desktop.

My username and password are correct (I have changed password to be sure) but I just keep getting the "Skype can't connect" message.

I have made sure that Windows firewall allows Skype to run, also that my antivirus allows it.

Skype shows version 6.0.0.126

Behind a proxy server but it should detect that automatically as far as I know.

Thanks for any help

Pat

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Re: Can't connect on Windows 8 x64

After over an hour i finally figured it out. I right clicked and picked compatibility for windows xp sp 3 and presto. Hope this helps.

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