Tag Archives: Skype UWP

Skype Store App Can Send Email Alerts for Missed Calls and Messages

Skype Store App Can Send Email Alerts for Missed Calls and Messages

Windows 10 comes with a special version of Skype pre-installed. It is a modern Store app that is in active development. Microsoft pushes it over the classic Desktop app, adds essential features which were exclusive to the classic version of Skype.

How to Quit Skype in Windows 10 (Store app Bundled with OS)

How to Quit Skype in Windows 10 (Store app Bundled with OS)

Windows 10 comes with a special version of Skype pre-installed. It is a modern Store app that is in active development. Microsoft pushes it over the classic Desktop app, adds essential features which were exclusive to the classic version of Skype.

Skype UWP now includes a system tray icon

Skype UWP now includes a system tray icon

As you may remember, Microsoft was working on adding a tray icon to their modern version of the Skype app. The latest version 8.36.76.38 of Skype Insider Preview finally features that long awaited change.

Skype Preview for Windows 10 is Getting Split View

Skype Preview for Windows 10 is Getting Split View

As you may already know, Microsoft is about to retire the classic Skype app in November 2018. One of its most popular features, Split View, is finally coming to the modern Store app called 'Skype for Windows 10'.

Microsoft is about to discontinue old versions of Skype for Windows 10

Microsoft is about to discontinue old versions of Skype for Windows 10

It appears that the Redmond software giant is about to discontinue old versions of Skype for Windows 10. It is a modern Store app available for Windows 10 users. The reason behind this move can be a new version of Data Protection guidelines which follow GDPR rules for the European Union.

Skype for Windows 10 Has Got Mentions and More

Skype for Windows 10 Has Got Mentions and More

A new version of the Skype app for Windows 10 is out to the stable branch. Skype 12.8.487.0 finally adds @mention and the ability to change your presence. Let's see what else has changed.