No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

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

No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

When I run skype and the login box comes up, there is no option to sign in with a microsoft account or facebook.  I have uninstalled and reinstalled, but still no luck.

ruwim
Community Ambassador

images.message_type_solution.altAccepted Solution

Go to Windows Start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> Command Prompt.

 

Type the following in the Command Prompt window and then press Enter:

 

regsvr32  jscript.dll

 

You should receive a message saying DllRegisterServer in jscript.dll succeeded.

 

Reboot your computer.

 

In order to test if your Internet Explorer is able to execute JavaScript, do the following test:

 

Open in your Internet Explorer (no other browser but only IE) this page:

 

http://www.mistered.us/test/alert.shtml

 

Click on the “Simply Click This Button” button and watch the response.

View solution in original post
DJWillow482
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 3
Registered: 26-04-2013
Message 1 of 10 (1,800 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

ruwim
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 6902
Posts: 44134
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 2 of 10 (1,785 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

Ok that did not work.  I am running windows XP SP3, and I have followed all these different solutions, but I still cannot get the new login box to show up with options to sign in with a microsoft account or facebook.

DJWillow482
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 3
Registered: 26-04-2013
Message 3 of 10 (1,782 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

What is the version of Internet Explorer installed on your computer?

 

In Internet Explorer go to Help -> About Internet Explorer.

ruwim
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 6902
Posts: 44134
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 4 of 10 (1,778 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

I have IE 8 installed on my computer

DJWillow482
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 3
Registered: 26-04-2013
Message 5 of 10 (1,775 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

Go to Windows Start -> All Programs -> Accessories -> Command Prompt.

 

Type the following in the Command Prompt window and then press Enter:

 

regsvr32  jscript.dll

 

You should receive a message saying DllRegisterServer in jscript.dll succeeded.

 

Reboot your computer.

 

In order to test if your Internet Explorer is able to execute JavaScript, do the following test:

 

Open in your Internet Explorer (no other browser but only IE) this page:

 

http://www.mistered.us/test/alert.shtml

 

Click on the “Simply Click This Button” button and watch the response.

ruwim
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 6902
Posts: 44134
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 6 of 10 (1,772 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

This solved my problem, thanks!! :bigsmile:

 

My problem:

Skype log on screen no longer shows option to log on with Microsoft Account credentials.

 

My steps (Win 7 - 64 bit) with Skype v6.10.73.104:

C:\Windows\System32>cd C:\Windows\SysWOW64
C:\Windows\SysWOW64>regsvr32 jscript.dll

Reboot and Restart Skype.

--> The log on option for Microsoft Account credentials now appears when Skype is opened.

legmar_qbsol
Casual Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 5
Registered: 08-02-2013
Message 7 of 10 (1,019 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

This solved my problem, thanks!! :bigsmile:

 

My problem:

Skype log on screen no longer shows option to log on with Microsoft Account credentials.

 

My steps (Win 7 - 64 bit) with Skype v6.10.73.104:

C:\Windows\System32>cd C:\Windows\SysWOW64
C:\Windows\SysWOW64>regsvr32 jscript.dll

Reboot and Restart Skype.

-- > The log on option for Microsoft Account credentials now appears when Skype is opened.

legmar_qbsol
Casual Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 5
Registered: 08-02-2013
Message 8 of 10 (1,018 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account

This is still not working for me. I have tried it and it does not work

LittleRedWolf
Novel Tourist
Kudos: 0
Posts: 1
Registered: 13-02-2014
Message 9 of 10 (756 Views)

Re: No Option to sign in with Microsoft account


LittleRedWolf wrote:

This is still not working for me. I have tried it and it does not work


What version of Windows are you on (XP, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8 )? Is it 32-bit or 64-bit?

 

http://support.microsoft.com/kb/827218

 

What is the version of Internet Explorer installed on your computer?

 

In Internet Explorer go to Help -> About Internet Explorer.

 

P.S. Please, don’t say that you are not using Internet Explorer. This is irrelevant. Skype depends on Internet Explorer.

ruwim
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 6902
Posts: 44134
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 10 of 10 (752 Views)
Reply

© 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