Skype Account Creation
You will find the shortcut Skype, located in your UCI Libraries\Utilities folder.
Creating a Skype Account:
1. Click on this shortcut to execute the application:
This is the name that will be used as your Skype Account. The Library IT Department does not currently create Skype accounts for staff, nor is there a recommended standard naming convention for such accounts.
After you have read the Skype End User License Agreement, the Skype Terms of Service, and the Skype Privacy Statement Click on the button. In the event the name you have choosen is already in use, you may be prompted to select a different name
Library IT Recommendation: You may want to store your password so that you do not forget it. This is not something that the Library IT Department will be able to change in the event you forget your selected password. You can have Skype resend the information by visiting: (Click Here)
3. Click Next to continue to the next screen:
Continued creation of Skype Account:
The Skype – Welcome screen will give an overview on how to use the application. If you are already familiar with the application you can check the box “Do not show this guide at startup” and you will no longer be presented with the guide.6. Congratulations! you have created your Skype account and you are ready to make calls.
Last updated on November 1, 2013.
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