Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't fin...

Welcome to the Skype community. To get started please read our short welcome post. Thanks!
Reply
Accepted Solution

Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

Only when somebody calls me directly or someone from my listed people goes on-line does a pop-up window appear and only then do I have a chance to access my skype account!!! What happened? Till this morning I had a skpye icon on my task bar! I just had to click on it to get to my skpye account. How do I get the skype icon back?

Tamim
Super Aviator

Accepted Solution

reinstall Skype with this link:

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

View solution in original post
istrana
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 5
Posts: 3
Registered: 05-09-2012
Message 1 of 12 (6,258 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

Can you start Skype from Windows Start -> All programs -> Skype?

ruwim
Community Ambassador
Community Ambassador icon
Kudos: 6513
Posts: 39586
Registered: 27-06-2011
Message 2 of 12 (6,247 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

No. I can't open it like that. When I open window -- all programmes --- there's no skype...!?... But when I check the software on my PC, then I get a mention of skype 5.10 plus Click to call.... So where did the software go?

istrana
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 5
Posts: 3
Registered: 05-09-2012
Message 3 of 12 (6,240 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

reinstall Skype with this link:

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

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: 6877
Posts: 32360
Registered: 27-09-2011
Message 4 of 12 (6,238 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

Thank-you Tamim! So happy to see my little green icon back on my task bar again!!! You made my day.... great!
0 Kudos
istrana
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 5
Posts: 3
Registered: 05-09-2012
Message 5 of 12 (6,230 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

You are very welcome and thanks for the feedback.

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: 6877
Posts: 32360
Registered: 27-09-2011
Message 6 of 12 (6,227 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

Thank you. My icon is up and I hope it stays.

Kelcrow
0 Kudos
kelcrow
Novel Tourist
Kudos: 0
Posts: 1
Registered: 28-11-2012
Message 7 of 12 (5,300 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

You're welcome.
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.
0 Kudos
Tamim
Super Aviator
Kudos: 6877
Posts: 32360
Registered: 27-09-2011
Message 8 of 12 (5,290 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

Just re-installing Skype also worked for me.

0 Kudos
Solatskype
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 1
Posts: 2
Registered: 10-12-2012
Message 9 of 12 (4,913 Views)

Re: Skype icon dissapeared from my task bar. Can't find the programme on my comuter.

Thank you very much !!!
0 Kudos
lisakcaf
Novel Adventurer
Kudos: 0
Posts: 2
Registered: 21-01-2013
Message 10 of 12 (4,496 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