Sending file attachments

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

Sending file attachments

Unable to send file attachments.  Skype allows me to attach file easily, but file sits in "waiting" mode and never is delivered.  All other functionality is fine.  High speed access integrity is good.  Thanks.

ruwim
Community Ambassador

images.message_type_solution.altAccepted Solution

Is the contact, to whom you are sending the file, Online on Skype? Also, your contact must accept file transfer. Until this is not done, file transfer will be in “waiting” state.

View solution in original post
msrceo
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 4
Posts: 2
Registered: 20-01-2012
Message 1 of 10 (18,256 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

Is the contact, to whom you are sending the file, Online on Skype? Also, your contact must accept file transfer. Until this is not done, file transfer will be in “waiting” state.

ruwim
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 6062
Posts: 42020
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 2 of 10 (18,099 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

Thank you; very helpful, as I've had the same problem.
languagesareme
Novel Tourist
Kudos: 0
Posts: 1
Registered: 02-08-2012
Message 3 of 10 (17,488 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

I don't know how to Send attachement with skype for win 8

help please?

tonyllanio
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 2
Registered: 18-01-2013
Message 4 of 10 (14,838 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

tonyllanio,

 

File transfer feature is not available in modern Skype.

 

You can install Skype desktop client

 

How do I get the desktop version of Skype on Windows 8?

Regards,
Tamim
__________________________________________________________________________________________
Location - Dhaka | Bangladesh - Standard Time Zone: GMT/UTC + 06:00 hour

If one of my replies has adequately addressed your issue, please click on the “Accept as Solution” button. If you found a post useful then please "Give Kudos" at the bottom of my post, so that this information can benefit others.
Tamim
Super Aviator
Kudos: 6094
Posts: 32360
Registered: 27-09-2011
Message 5 of 10 (14,835 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

Problem solved!!! thanks !!!

tonyllanio
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 2
Registered: 18-01-2013
Message 6 of 10 (14,830 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

How long will it remain "waiting" before Skype cancels if the contact is not on line?
BermondseyBill
Casual Tourist
Kudos: 2
Posts: 1
Registered: 31-03-2013
Message 7 of 10 (13,503 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

i am using win8. Skype are ready installed on my pc. My problem, can't find where is the button to make attachment..
ict2u
Novel Tourist
Kudos: 1
Posts: 1
Registered: 16-07-2013
Message 8 of 10 (11,031 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

why skype can't send file to my contact person.

 

I'm don't what is going on?

 

please help me to settle this matter...

 

 

Thank you.,

 

carmen_ypcs88
Novel Tourist
Kudos: 1
Posts: 1
Registered: 31-10-2013
Message 9 of 10 (8,763 Views)

Re: Sending file attachments

THe person receiving the file MUST be connected online, and accept the file request. If they are not online, it will sit in 'waiting'mode until they do get online with skype.

 

zxc123zxc123zxc
Novel Tourist
Kudos: 0
Posts: 1
Registered: 23-04-2014
Message 10 of 10 (3,936 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