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Skype for Windows 5.5 Released

Skype for Windows 5.5: Deeper Facebook integration, improved video reliability and new emoticons

Say hello to Skype for Windows 5.5, production version.

Upgrade now and take advantage of these new features and improvements.

Skype to Facebook instant messaging
New and updated emoticons
New login experience
Improved call controls
Improved video calling reliability
Simplified installer flow
Avatar selection improved
Video snapshot capture improvements
Changed group conversations profile area
Plus several bug fixes

Please let us know what you think about this new version of Skype by discussing on our Support Network - and if you should see any strange behaviour on Skype please let us know by filing a report on our public issue tracker.

Detailed descriptions of the main improvements:


Get Skype @ »www.skype.com/intl/en/get-skype



Skype 5.5 for Windows hotfix

2nd August 2011
Skype 5.5 for Windows hotfix

Today we've released an updated to Windows ( which includes:

Resolves Skype login issue for new installations that have UDP blocked on the network
Resolves video calling issue on some HP/Palm devices

We recommend that everyone upgrades to the newly released build...

Download @ »blogs.skype.com/garage/2011/08/s ··· arage%29