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The Click & Call Advertising with Skype plug-in Released

Make one-click calls from the web
Download the Click & Call Advertising with Skype plug-in.

The Click & Call Advertising with Skype plug-in highlights Skype contacts and phone numbers on most websites. Simply click on the number to call it with Skype.

Note: this is currently available for Windows PCs only.

How it works
1.Download and install the plug-in.
2.Open your favorite browser.
3.Phone numbers and Skype contacts are highlighted wherever they appear on the web.
4.Click a highlighted number and Skype automatically launches and starts the call.
5.You’ll need Skype Credit or a subscription to call numbers highlighted in gray.
6.It’s free to call numbers highlighted in blue and labeled Free call.

Technical details
Works with Microsoft Internet Explorer, Firefox and Google Chrome.
PC running Windows® 2000, XP Vista or 7.


Download @ »www.skype.com/intl/en-us/get-sky ··· andcall/

We have released Skype Click to Call R8 for Windows

Key updates for the newly released build,, are:

• Support for Firefox 5 and Firefox 6 on Windows
• Minor improvements to Internet Explorer, Chrome and Firefox on PC

We recommend that everyone download the newly released build. If you encounter any issues we recommend you uninstall and then reinstall the newly released build.

Please let us know what you think about Skype Click to Call by visiting our Skype Support Network and leaving us your feedback.
Read more @ »blogs.skype.com/garage/windows/



Skype Version Released

Download @ »blogs.skype.com/garage/2011/08/w ··· k_t.html


Skype 5.5 for Windows Hotfix: video stability improvements
Today we have released a hotfix for Skype 5.5 for Windows.

With this hotfix we have addressed a video calling stability issue related to calls between Skype 5.5 for Windows and few older versions of Skype for Windows and Mac.

Please upgrade to this latest version of Skype.

Full release notes for are:

Call Technical Info: 'Call' technical info showed frame-rate incorrectly at 60 instead of 30

Facebook: Sometimes Facebook contacts where shown with "?" when there was trouble with Facebook connectivity

Video: Sometimes the video froze while making a videocall to some older Skype versions on Windows or Mac.

Video: Sometimes Skype crashed while making a videocall to some older Skype versions on Windows or Mac.

Download @ »blogs.skype.com/garage/2011/08/s ··· tes.html