Why cant i see my Friends list or ser pepole iknow have Skype? Are new to it
A new version has just been released September 29th, 2011:
Please download/install this version from here, when prompted click the open or run button: http://www.skype.com/go/getskype-full-56
This new version is 188.8.131.52 to check what version you have, using the main Skype client window please do:
Help -> About Skype
Note: There is also an update release for 5.5 if you want to use it instead 184.108.40.206 released as well, same date.
Please also see this:
Please visit the link below as the explanations and instructions there might help;