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Welcome to my tutorial

What is skype?
Skype /ˈskaɪp/ is a freemium voice
over IP service and instant
messaging client, currently
developed by Microsoft-
owned Skype Technologies.
The name was
derived from "sky"
and "peer".
Skype was first
released in August
2003.
It was created by Janus Friis (Denmark)
and Niklas Zennström (Sweden) in
cooperation with Ahti
Heinla (Estonia), Priit Kasesalu (Estonia),
and Jaan Tallinn (Estonia),
who supplied the
backend which was also
used in Kazaa.
Skype had 663 million
registered users at the
end of 2010.
It was bought
by Microsoft in 2011 for
$8.5 billion. Microsoft's
Skype division
headquarters is
in Luxembourg,
but most of the
development team and
44% of the overall
employees of the division
are still situated
inTallinn and Tartu, Estonia.
The service allows
users to communicate
with peers by voice
using a microphone,
video by using
a webcam, and instant
messaging over the
Internet.
Phone calls may be
placed to recipients on
the traditional telephone
networks.
Calls to other users
within the Skype
service are free of
charge,
while calls to landline
telephones and mobile
phones are charged via
a debit-based user
account system.
Skype has also
become popular for its
additional features,
including file transfer,
and videoconferencing.
Competitors
include SIP and H.323-
based services, such
as Linphone and Google
Hangouts.
Unlike most
other VoIP services,
Skype is a hybrid peer-to-
peer and client–
server system.
It makes use
of background
processing on
computers running
Skype software,
and this is reflected in
Skype's original
proposed name
of Sky Peer-to-Peer.
Skype clients are also
available for
smartphones running on
Android, iOS and
BlackBerry 10 operating
systems.
In September 2009, Silver
Lake, Andreessen
Horowitz and the Canada
Pension Plan Investment
Board
announced the
acquisition of 65% of
Skype for $1.9 billion
from eBay,
valuing the business at
$2.75 billion. In May
2011, Microsoft agreed
to acquire Skype for $8.5
billion in cash.
Some network
administrators have
banned Skype on
corporate, government,
home and education networks,
citing reasons such as
inappropriate usage of
resources, excessive
bandwidth usage, and
security concerns.
How to download skype?
Go to your browser and
type www.skype.com
This page will appear after you type the www.skype.com on
your browser
Click the dowloads button
this page will appear after you click the dowloads
button
Click the skype for windows desktop
This page will appear after you click the get skype for
window desktop
And its going to automatic download
Wait to finish the download
And finally its finish to download
Click the skypeSetup.exe
After you click the
skypeSetup.exe
Their is going to pop up
message. user account
control click the “yes”
button
And then its going to
run the skype on your
system
After the skype run to
your system there is
another pop up
message to your
screen to install the
skype program. and
then select your
language
After you choose
your language click
the “ I agree - install”
And finally it will going to
install the skype to your
system and proceed to
the next step
How to create account?
If you don’t have account in skype click the Create an
account
This page will appear
Fill up the form
This page will appear after you
complete to fill up the form
This is the below of the same page after you finish
the registration. You can manage the features of
your skype account and your account details
You can use your skype
account to keep more closer
to your love one’s , family ,
relatives or for business
transaction’s.
That’s it! now you know
how to download and
register and have
account in skype. Enjoy
using skype
Thank you.