I have tried as you suggested but a error comes which says --dpkg: error processing archive skype-ubuntu-precise_*.deb (-install): cannot access archive: No such file or directory Errors were encountered while processing: I've found it by trying installing packages with aptitude which verbose directly the issues (different versions of 64-bit packages). When i use command ‘skype' i got 4.2 version, but if i type ‘sudo skype' 4.3 running. Reply Santanu June 30, 2014 at 11:41 am Had to run /usr/bin/skype from console to start skype. Source
i tried to install skype on 14.04 64 bit Reply justin September 29, 2014 at 10:05 am For 64bit computers First of all open your terminal then remove skype by typing Microsoft finally announced Skype for Linux 4.3 on June 18, 2014. There were some errors which i thought unimportant. You need a working sound input and output configuration in order to use Skype.
Ask the geek that thought of that name! You should first create the RAID... The second feature is allows users to login using existing Windows Live Messenger ID, without creating new account at Skype. skype depends on libqt4-xml (>= 4:4.5.3); however: Package libqt4-xml:i386 is not installed.
Or, if you want to tweak settings live during a preview or call, use the "uvcdynctrl" command-line utility (package has the same name). Can anyone help please. Places->Home->Folder After CTRL+H. The instructions here worked quick and easy: https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Skype This is on 14.04 and I didn't have Skype installed already.
Open alternatives Softphones using open protocols include Ekiga and Twinkle. I have had very similar symptoms (skype was simply coredumping), and removing my hand-written long ago Apparmor profile for Skype (/etc/apparmor.d/usr.bin.skype) resolved the problem. Adjusting the camera in Skype The Linux Skype client, while it seems to set reasonable defaults, does not offer any significant way to adjust brightness, contrast, backlight compensation etc. https://community.skype.com/t5/Linux-archive/Not-working-on-Ubuntu-12-04/td-p/888034 Here's the thread that helped me: http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.p...ht=video+skype Launching from the terminal with the command suggested was the first thing I tried & I haven't modified any of my files.
After then start Skype. I have tried to use "Main Server" and "Servers for United States". If you are using a uvcvideo based device (see lists at Linux UVC driver and tools) a handy way is to use the guvcview utility, which opens your webcam and allows How to: Go to Software Sources, click on second tab Other Software and mark Canonical Partners and Canonical Partners (Source Code).
The important trick is to delete your login folder from ~/.Skype/[loginname] otherwise Skype simply hangs. https://help.ubuntu.com/community/Skype Did I cheat? I have tried until now: sudo apt-get install skype -> It didn't work. Do I have to remove the older version?
An alternate way to install it, is sudo dpkg --add-architecture i386 sudo apt-get update wget -O skype-install.deb http://www.skype.com/go/getskype-linux-deb sudo dpkg -i skype-install.deb After this if you get any error like cannot this contact form Processing triggers for gnome-menus (3.10.1-0ubuntu2) ... When I click on the icon, it fades in and out for about 5 seconds and then quits :-( Reply Hervé June 19, 2014 at 8:08 am Need to delete .Skype I have tried to install by using Gdebi.
Processing triggers for mime-support (3.54ubuntu1) ... I didn't want to upgrade but forgot to uncheck Skype from an upgrade and then the conf. skype:i386 depends on libgcc1 (>= 1:4.1.1). http://atomirc.net/skype-not/skype-not-working-ubuntu-12-04.html The terminal text leading up to this shows that it is ready to install but cannot because of these two things… Some help would be great thanks!
Anyone has any idea how to solve that? sudo sh -c ‘echo "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ precise partner" >> \ /etc/apt/sources.list.d/canonical_partner.list' //or sudo apt-add-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ubuntu/ precise partner" // The first one will tell the shell to add the Partner Repository Reply prabhat June 18, 2015 at 3:58 pm After entering the password, the blue screen appears again.
skype:i386 depends on libxext6. The you click on the icon it works like magic & you are on board. So, you need to manually download and install it under Ubuntu 12.10/12.04/11.10, Xubuntu 12.10, Linux Mint 14/13 using following commands on the terminal. Ubuntu Ubuntu Insights Planet Ubuntu Activity Page Please read before SSO login Advanced Search Forum The Ubuntu Forum Community Ubuntu Official Flavours Support New to Ubuntu [SOLVED] Webcam is not working
I understand it's a skype problem but they're not providing any input to the solution. It installed Skype. What I'm suggesting is you try to launch Skype from a terminal with the command I suggested. (I got it from another thread, so it's not all my own work ). Test your configuration by selecting the Echo/SoundTestService contact (if not there already, add contact echo123) and clicking on the large green button at the bottom of the Skype window.
skype:i386 depends on libxext6. Would you like to answer one of these unanswered questions instead? Reply inesbritosilva July 11, 2014 at 3:29 pm It worked perfectly. ps.
In the formus I've found the command: sudo ln -s /usr/lib/i386-linux-gnu/mesa/libGL.so.1 /usr/lib Hope this help Reply frank July 28, 2014 at 3:51 am But after installed 4.3 in ubuntu 12.04, it Thanks Reply GenZai March 21, 2015 at 3:56 pm wow thanks, the purge command made it work for me. How do I get the last lines of dust into the dustpan? sudo apt-get upgrade --fix-missing It will suggest you to try the following command.
This will open a little window into which you type the commands. I have no skype installed at all. After all, it's the 21th century today and not the 1990s (ffs. :)) Reply pinoy says: April 5, 2013 at 5:55 pm Is it possible to put my video chat and