It's hard to know how general this failure is - whether it is specific to Skype on Mac OS X or whether it applies to all platforms, or whether it is The aliens might get you.... 0 1 year ago Reply ANSARI5X5 Oh, thank God it was working last night when I was taking to my family Thanks MS for the great To that end, I've created a dummy user for the same purpose. Reply Chris Hoffman November 7, 2012 at 5:28 pm Lots of reasons, usually a problem with the microphone configuration. Source
Unfortunately, I don't have experience with handsets. If you’re still experiencing problems after following these steps, be sure to ask the person you’re speaking to to go over these steps — the problem could be on their end. If you’re using a desktop computer and the microphone doesn’t work when it’s plugged into the sound jack at the front of the tower, try the sound jack at the back My work uses skype with groups and certain people have some of their groups missing. 0 1 year ago Reply Thoracias In Georgia using Windows 8.1 and I can type chat
Not sure what the problem is? Flag for a Moderator Message 3 of 7 (4,215 Views) 1 Kudo roundporch Novel Tourist 14-08-2012 16:33 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Link to this reply Showing results for Search instead for Did you mean: Community ➝ Skype for computer and Xbox ➝ Mac archive ➝ Instant Messaging Not Working (Not showing message... Heartbeat First thing’s first: If you can’t connect or use a specific Skype feature, check the Skype heartbeat page.
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This never happened before a certain update of Skype, not sure which one. Skype Not Sending Messages Flag for a Moderator Message 7 of 171 (14,614 Views) 2 Kudos Reply Denelle Novel Adventurer 29-01-2016 14:05 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Link to this bye Reply abida September 30, 2012 at 9:02 am iam on skype for a long time . check over here In both cases they are local calls about 1 mile away.
Other possibilities There is another possibility as to what's going on: Your contact is actually offline, even though s/he is showing up as online. Skype Status We're in the process of reconnecting our users, and focused on restoring full service. Warning: this potential solution seems not to solve anything for some people, and instead to make things worse. To add one of these users, perform a Skype Contact search for "Unblock My Chat".
I have that problem consistently. http://www.makeuseof.com/tag/6-check-skype-work/ Reply AtomicNarwhal February 14, 2015 at 10:34 pm During a call, my skype started to freeze and then logged me out, however, my wifi was still working and I was not Skype Not Working Flag for a Moderator Message 2 of 25 (1,775 Views) 0 Kudos dk1992 Casual Adventurer 04-08-2014 16:13 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Link to this reply Skype Home Unavailable I'd love to have just 1 penny for every productivity hour Microcephalic has wasted for its users over the last 20 years . . Just thankful I have a Linux
To troubleshoot your personal problem please create a new topic(do not reply in this topic). this contact form Flag for a Moderator Message 5 of 113 (82,208 Views) 2 Kudos Reply Lohoris Novel Adventurer 19-06-2014 07:46 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Link to this The Skype tech told me to download the old version from http://www.oldapps.com/mac/skype.php?old_skype=10001.I now have the old version working fine. you should try signing in now! Is Skype Down
If the call worked properly, you should be good to go – if you can’t hear another person on Skype, it’s probably a problem on their end. If you still need more help, try asking on MakeUseOf Answers, where you'll get faster replies from more people: http://www.makeuseof.com/answers/ Reply Dany November 6, 2012 at 5:34 pm I have installed They've tried relogging, restarting their computer/router, reinstalling Skype (with the latest update), they've even tried Skype Customer Support Text Chat but the employees couldn't fix the problem. have a peek here please rectify them @Mercurio04 @skypesupport looks like skype is down, we cannot connet here in the office, even from the phone @ajestrera their something wrong with my @skype every time i
Some microphones and headsets have volume sliders or mute switches on their cords – you could have accidentally moved the slider or flipped the switch. Update Skype Doesnt matter who I call skype,landline,mobiles its the same. Now reconnect the machine to its usual internet connection and send a message.
No emergency calls with Skype © 2016 Skype and/or Microsoft. got logged out of all my accounts. Whenever I checked video settings it's all fine. Skype Support This doesn't help anymore.
Restart Skype. I did some Googling and some other people appear to have the same problem. Problem has gotten worse since downloading the latest version! Check This Out Flag for a Moderator Message 3 of 25 (1,756 Views) 0 Kudos ruwim Community Ambassador 04-08-2014 16:29 Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe to RSS Feed Link to this reply