Are You On Skype?

Free calls (Skype to Skype), video chats, instant messaging, conference calls, file sharing…it’s all possible through Skype. So how come you’re not using it yet?

The basic package is free so you can make that call to your brother in Australia without worrying about cost. Plus you can make calls to mobiles or landlines (anywhere in the world) cheaply with Skype credit.

It’s quick and easy to set up and you can even use it on your mobile.

Setting yourself up on Skype

To give you a helping hand, here are some instructions on how to set up Skype (PC users).

1. Go to the Skype website and click the ‘download’ button.

2. A window will appear asking you what to do next. Click ‘Save File’.

3. The setup wizard will then start. Once download is complete click on the SkypeSetup.exe file from your web browser downloads window to open the setup application. The wizard will appear and guide you through the rest of the installation.

4. Once the installation is complete you can launch Skype by clicking the icon on your desktop.

5. You’re ready to start using Skype.

Whether you are looking to use it for personal or business use, Skype is a cost effective and fun way to keep in touch with colleagues, friends and family.

Join in the conversation and download it today.

Author: MPM Computer Consultancy provides IT Services, Support and Training to sole traders and small businesses in Ipswich. Bury St Edmunds and surrounding villages.

How to Set Up Skype…

phone call…And enjoy free phone calls to other Skype users

If you’re looking to cut your overheads, what better way than to start using Skype?

You can chat for free to other Skype users anywhere in the world and enjoy reduced cost calls to other users.

Not only that but there are a wealth of other features available for business and private users.

What’s more it’s very easy to set up – all you need is a computer.

How to set up Skype on your computer

First of all head over to the Skype website and click the download button (if you are a Mac user use this link).

Once your download has finished click ‘save file’ to set up your Skype application and follow the onscreen instructions of the set up wizard.

After the installation process is complete just click on your Skype desktop icon and away you go.

Finding contacts

Once you’re all set up you’ll need some contacts – you can search by name, Skype name (if you know it) or email address.

As soon as your contacts have accepted you you can start chatting.

You can even get an app to enjoy Skype on your Android or iPhone.

Why not try it out?

Author: MPM Computer Consultancy provides IT Services, Support and Training to sole traders and small businesses in Ipswich. Bury St Edmunds and surrounding villages.