What port does skype use?

Answer Skype is often set to work with ports 80 HTTP and 443 HTTPS. These well known ports are open in a number of environments. However, Skype can be set to work with other ports for a variety of situati... Read More »

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How to Channel Skype Across a Different Port?

Skype uses a Transport Control Protocol port to handle incoming calls and connections from other computers via your Internet connection. By default, Skype automatically chooses a random port on ope... Read More »

How to Port Your Skype Number to Google Voice?

So you've got a great Skype number that you really want to port to Google Voice, but Google says your number is not eligible to port. Here's the workaround.

Skype Question Do my contacts have to be logged into Skype for me to see them online?

It's only when they log into skype. You can set it so that no one see's that you are logged into skype though, so just because skype says they are not there does not mean they aren't, it just may m... Read More »

Why has skype windows live messenger merged with skype?

They merged because of Microsoft purchased Skype and choose to combine Skype the live messenger.