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iPad video calling for free

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Novel Tourist
I installed Skype. for IPad. I want to use video calling for free. However, I do not have the option. It states I need to purchase credit. I want to use it for free. What do I need to do?
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Former Ambassador

Skype-to-Skype video calls are indeed free, but calls to phone numbers are not free.  You need to add other Skype users to your contact list and then start a video call through the contact list. 


See this FAQ for how to add a Skype contact:


This FAQ, while titled for the iPhone and iPod Touch, also applies to making a video call on the iPad once you have the person you want to call added as a contact:






Please note: I do not respond to requests for help via Private Message.
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