Changing a Skype Account on a Computer

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Changing a Skype Account on a Computer

I created a Skype account for my wife on my laptop and now her Skyp account starts up when I start my computer.  I would like to have my Skype account start when I boot up.  How do I change Skype accounts? 

Novel Tourist
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Re: Changing a Skype Account on a Computer

1) sign your wife out of Skype (Skype>Sign Out)

2) ensure that the 'Start Skype...' and 'Sign me in...' are ticked

3) sign in using your credentials and when you want to stop running Skype, right-click on the Skype icon in the 'system tray' (right side of taskbar) and select Quit


when computer is re-started after doing the above, Skype will start automatically and you will be signed in

Super Adventurer
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Re: Changing a Skype Account on a Computer

Thankyou Neil, this worked brilliantly

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