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why do i have to pay for skype? microsoft 8 will not let me skype for free!!!

i've had to re-establish a password 32 times...still cannot get skype without the account page telling me i have to buy credit in order to make a call!  wtf??

 

sarahelliott56
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Re: why do i have to pay for skype? microsoft 8 will not let me skype for free!!!

Please install Skype app first.

 

Use Windows Store

Click the Store tile on the Start screen and then press WinKey + Q

Search "Skype" and install the app and join it.

 

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You can also install Skype desktop client.

http://www.skype.com/go/getskype-msi

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Re: why do i have to pay for skype? microsoft 8 will not let me skype for free!!!

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You have to pay to make Skype calls to phones.

Skype to Skype is free.

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