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The old Skype app is shutting down for Windows phones from July 2017

June 7, 2017 |

Microsoft is retiring the non-UWP Skype app

Last year, Microsoft announced that the Skype app for Windows Phone 8, 8.1, Windows 10 Mobile and Windows RT will no longer be supported for these operating systems but the app can still … Read More

Skype UWP app updated for everyone with new features

April 11, 2017 |

Skype is officially out of Preview on Windows 10

For more than a year after Windows 10’s launch Skype was a beta app with a “Preview” tag in the Store, indicating that this is not a finished product. Today, … Read More

Skype UWP app comes out of Beta ahead of the Creators Update

March 22, 2017 | 1

Microsoft removes the Preview tag from the Skype Windows 10 app

The company is rolling out a new update to Skype Preview for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile. Update number 11.13.115.0 removes the Preview tag from the UWP Skype … Read More

Skype Preview gets an update with improved notifications and more

March 6, 2017 |

Skype Preview version 11.12.111.0 is now available for everyone

Microsoft starts rolling out an update to the Skype Preview app for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile. The new version is 11.12.111.0, up from 11.11.111.0 released two weeks ago. … Read More

Skype UWP app updated for Windows 10 with improvements

February 6, 2017 |

Skype’s Live Tile now shows the number of new messages

Microsoft has pushed out a new update for the Skype Preview app, improving the Skype experience for Windows 10 and Windows 10 Mobile. Skype Preview version 11.11.105.0 finally lets … Read More

How to sync SMS with Skype between PC and Mobile

December 15, 2016 |

Connect Skype UWP across Windows 10 devices

Skype, the Universal Windows app for Windows 10, can replace your default SMS app on Mobile, and you can sync your SMS messages with the Windows 10 PC. To sync SMS across … Read More

Skype Preview update brings live translation to voice calls

December 13, 2016 |

Skype Translator can be used on both mobile and Skype calls

The new UWP Skype update to version 11.10.145.0 has just reached the Release Preview ring, which means the production roll-out is near. With this update, Microsoft introduced many … Read More

Updates for Skype, Maps & Groove Music in the Insider Fast Ring

October 28, 2016 |

Microsoft updates core Windows apps with new features

Insiders on the Fast Ring can now grab the updated versions of Skype Preview, Windows Maps and Groove Music. These apps have been updated with some new features for Insiders, before Microsoft … Read More

Skype Preview gets SMS functionality for non-Insiders

September 24, 2016 |

SMS Relay comes to everyone on Windows 10

Microsoft has updated the Skype Preview UWP app for Windows 10 Mobile and Windows 10, adding the SMS Relay feature to the app for users outside of the Fast Ring. The app … Read More

Insiders on the Fast Ring can now use Skype for texting

September 16, 2016 |

Skype Preview updated with support for SMS

Microsoft has rolled out an update to the Skype Preview, bringing the app to version 11.8.180, but this update is only for Insiders on the Fast Ring. The new update adds support … Read More

Skype UWP with SMS integration revealed in video

September 10, 2016 |

Skype to allow you send and receive SMS

After Microsoft abandoned its plans to include a Messaging / Skype integration in the Anniversary Update 2016, the company announced that a new, better two-in-one messaging solution would be coming to both … Read More

Skype Preview UWP app update brings improvements and Lock Screen support

July 28, 2016 |

Universal Skype app updated for Windows 10 and Mobile

The latest Skype Preview update brings the app to version 11.7.79.0 and includes a number of under the hood changes, performance improvements and support for the lockscreen.

Among the … Read More