How can I show my screen

Welcome to the Skype community. To get started please read our short welcome post. Thanks!
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Do you mean 

How can I show my screen

Hi guys,


Just started using Skype on WIndows 8, and can't seem to find the button in a video call which would allow the other person to see my computer/laptop screen. Is there another way to activate this, or am I missing something?

Novel Tourist
Kudos: 0
Posts: 1
Registered: 24-01-2013
Message 1 of 3 (363 Views)

Re: How can I show my screen

You cant, just another one of those useful features microsoft dont think you need...

Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 1
Posts: 2
Registered: 24-01-2013
Message 2 of 3 (362 Views)

Re: How can I show my screen

Yes that's why you should download skype for windows 8 desktop but it keeps crashing like it says Skype stopped working and I tried all fix skype and make it that you can show your screen ok?

Casual Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 11
Registered: 18-12-2013
Message 3 of 3 (231 Views)

© 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