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Connection problems with 1st generation Skype phones

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Casual Adventurer
I got them from eBuy-
Message 101 of 143 (878 Views)
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Message 102 of 143 (875 Views)
Casual Tourist

Thanks skbazza. Have had problems in China with my Dualphone since the start of the year. Disappointingly still not addressed by Skype. I installed firmware v245 (had been on v250), and it started working immediately. Cheers.

Message 103 of 143 (851 Views)
Casual Tourist

what if my phone is not able to choose (Firmware Update ), I can se it on the phone - but i cant choose it? aaasarg!

Message 104 of 143 (839 Views)
Novel Tourist

My phone is the Linksys CIT200.  It was working properly.  After installing the latest version, it no longers connects to Skype.

Message 105 of 143 (812 Views)
Routine Adventurer



I don't know if this is the same or a new problem affecting several different phones. Within the last two weeks a Skype change has resulted in the following issues:


  • Unable to edit profiles.
  • Unable to edit mood messages.
  • Skype ID showing in place of your name.
  • Intermittent disconnectivity / late delivery of messages.
  • Difficulty logging back in after you got disconnected because you tried to edit your profile/mood message.


The issue has been described by Users of the following phones:

  • Huawei U7510
  • Samsung Wave 723
  • Nokia E71


The problem appears to be account-based and only affecting specific accounts when they use Skype mobile. Eg. I have 3 Skype accounts, only my main account is affected. I have two Huawei U7510 phones and the problem occurs on both phones, but only when I use my main Skype account; the other two accounts do not have any of the symptoms on either of the phones.


Reports have come from the following threads: (Message 2)


If this is a new, unrelated problem, could you please confirm if it's likely to be resolved?


Thank you.

Message 106 of 143 (784 Views)
Novel Adventurer

I cannot login with my new GE/Skype DECT6.0 handset

Message 107 of 143 (738 Views)
Novel Adventurer

I'm logged in now -- it was an operator error.  I'm loving this handset!!

Message 108 of 143 (734 Views)
Casual Tourist

has this ever been fixed RTX Dualphone 3088 i still cannot signon it just stays on singing in message

Message 109 of 143 (651 Views)
Novel Adventurer

My sister in law is having problems with a GE model 31591. She has purchased minutes and cannot use them. She purchased for one year. I have followed all the steps to connect ( I have one of these and have had no problems). what can you suggest.

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