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Skype app for Windows 8 : Push to talk ?

Hello, is it possible to activate "Push to talk" on this new version ?

thx.

Tamim
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Unfortunately, not.

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This is also not possible.

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theophile76
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Unfortunately, not.

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Ok thx, and is it possible to don't automatically adjust...

Ok thx,

and is it possible to don't automatically adjust speaker's volume ?

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This is also not possible.

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Ok thx, it need "advanced settings"...

I go to desktop version.

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You're welcome.
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i need help in installing skype on windows 8

odonkor
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What happens when you are trying to installing Skype?
Did you receive any error code / messages?

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I don't know if this will help but if you're installing Skype on Windows 8 from the download section you have to be using Internet Explorer to be able to click the download link since it's technically an app. I'm a Chrome guy and I was sitting there for a good 10 minutes trying to figure out why it would work.
Much like the original poster, I too require push-to-talk. If you think you'll need any options at all you'll want to download the desktop version. 

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I find this to be a terrible oversight. It pretty much rules skype out if you are using it anywhere with a lot of background noise. Poor form.

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